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All 2 results for windrush speaker:Neil O'Brien

Refugee Family Reunion (21 Jun 2018)

Neil O'Brien: ...route of changing the rules, or whether we should instead use the exceptional circumstances rules in a more generous, more humane way. By way of analogy, I think of the people who are working on the Windrush generation. We need a high-calibre team with enough time to think properly about processing difficult cases. One way or another, the hon. Gentleman raises an important issue. The...

Windrush (2 May 2018)

Neil O'Brien: ...and played by the rules, and they do not want people who have not done the same simply to be allowed to come to this country illegally. I would argue for balance. I feel very strongly that the Windrush generation have been very badly treated, and it is essential that the new Home Secretary puts that right. He should put in place a more humane system, in which we do more to help such people...

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