Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre: Hunger Strikes

Home Office written question – answered on 2nd December 2015.

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Photo of Kate Osamor Kate Osamor Labour/Co-operative, Edmonton

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many women held in Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre have refused to eat for one or more consecutive days in 2015.

Photo of James Brokenshire James Brokenshire Minister of State (Home Office) (Security and Immigration)

For the period 1 January 2015 to 30 June 2015 provisional management information shows that 84 women were recorded as refusing food or fluid at Yarl’s Wood immigration removal centre.

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