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Suicidal asylum seekers subjected to ‘dangerous’ use of force by guards at detention centre
Observer investigation finds officers without the usual certification used risky restraint techniques at Brook House

Aaron Walawalkar, Jessica Purkiss, Eleanor Rose and Mark Townsend

26, Dec, 2021 @8:45 AM

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Asylum accommodation deaths ‘twice as high’ as Home Office admitted
Government accused of downplaying toll after requests from charities reveal discrepancies

Jessica Purkiss, Mirren Gidda, Aaron Walawalkar and Mark Townsend

24, Oct, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Uncovered: the brutal secrets of UK deportation flight Esparto 11
On 12 August 2020 at 7.48am the first of a series of Home Office flights carrying asylum seekers left Stansted. This is the harrowing story of the hours before it took off and the anguish of those on board

Aaron Walawalkar, Jessica Purkiss, Eleanor Rose and Mark Townsend

29, May, 2021 @4:51 PM

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Home Office: new deportation law may discriminate against ethnic minorities
Internal report reveals risk to migrant rough sleepers in crackdown

Aaron Walawalkar and Mark Townsend

04, Apr, 2021 @9:15 AM

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Home Office revives plan to deport non-UK rough sleepers
Priti Patel’s ministry has quietly relaunched a covert programme exposed in 2019 by the Observer

Mark Townsend and Aaron Walawalkar

27, Mar, 2021 @3:05 PM

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Welsh council under fire over Covid restrictions at Traveller site
Flintshire council accused of discrimination after hiring security firm to enforce restrictions at caravan site

Aamna Mohdin and Aaron Walawalkar

08, Feb, 2021 @10:55 AM

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Manchester food banks urge Premier League clubs to pay staff real living wage
Cleaners and caterers at City and United are ‘struggling to put food on the table’

Aaron Walawalkar

07, Nov, 2020 @8:00 PM

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Oxford Dictionaries amends 'sexist' definitions of the word 'woman'
Publisher labels ‘bitch’ as offensive but some equality campaigners are not satisfied

Aaron Walawalkar

07, Nov, 2020 @6:43 PM

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Extinction Rebellion protester, 17, climbs crane in Norwich
Action comes after group postponed mass protest due to second England lockdown

Aaron Walawalkar

07, Nov, 2020 @3:47 PM

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Aspirin to be tested in UK as potential coronavirus treatment
Recovery trial researchers look at whether drug can reduce risk of dangerous blood clots

Aaron Walawalkar

07, Nov, 2020 @11:56 AM

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Homelessness charities call for second Everyone In scheme in England
Government urged to revive policy thought to have saved hundreds of lives in first lockdown

Aaron Walawalkar

02, Nov, 2020 @7:00 AM

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London high court to deliver ruling on Johnny Depp libel case
Trial judge to deliver long-awaited ruling online in case between actor and the Sun newspaper

Aaron Walawalkar

02, Nov, 2020 @6:00 AM

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