Roma, Gypsies and Travellers

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Illegally sterilised Czech women to be offered compensation
Hundreds of mostly Roma women were threatened, tricked or bribed into being sterilised until 2012

Anna Koslerova

04, Aug, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Mi Iubita Mon Amour review – touching debut from Noémie Merlant
The acting star has focused her first feature on a Romanian teenager, dazzled by an older French woman, and their ill-fated flirtation

Peter Bradshaw

13, Jul, 2021 @7:05 PM

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Police bill risks criminalising homeless people, warn UK charities
Exclusive: letter to Robert Jenrick says urgent changes needed to bill to avoid threat of jail for rough sleeping

Peter Walker Political correspondent

08, Jul, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘They’re wary of being judged’: Bradford school’s efforts to help Roma pupils
Bowling Park primary and a charity have tried to maintain education amid the uncertainty of lockdown

David Batty

07, Jul, 2021 @7:47 AM

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‘The police bill is wiping out a culture’: New Travellers take a stand
If it becomes law, residing on land without permission would be a criminal offence, threatening a way of life for communities across the UK

Harriet Grant

05, Jul, 2021 @7:53 PM

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Our traditions, way of life and culture are under threat, Gypsy leader warns Patel
Letter says Appleby horse fair will be criminalised under terms of new police bill

James Tapper and Mike Glover

04, Jul, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Death of Romany man knelt on by Czech police must be ‘investigated urgently’
Council of Europe and human rights groups demand answers after footage shows man being pinned to the ground

Anna Koslerova

23, Jun, 2021 @4:25 PM

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Death of Romany man knelt on by Czech police compared to that of George Floyd
Video footage challenges official claims that the cause of death was unrelated to man’s arrest

Anna Koslerova

22, Jun, 2021 @3:20 PM

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Acasă, My Home review – paradise lost for off-grid family forcibly sent back to the city
Radu Ciorniciuc directs a beautifully measured portrait of a Romanian family forcibly removed from their wilderness home

Andrew Pulver

22, Jun, 2021 @3:00 PM

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EU report details role of race and ethnicity in use of ‘stop and search’
Roma, sub-Saharan Africans and other minorities stopped frequently by police across Europe

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

25, May, 2021 @4:00 AM

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Removal of Traveller camps pledged in Tory Facebook campaigns
Politicians accused of using Gypsies and Travellers as political footballs after local candidates for May polls placed hostile ads

Niamh McIntyre

20, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Blanket bans on camping by Gypsies and Travellers ruled illegal at high court
Travelling community hail victory for equality as local authorities lose right to use wide injunctions to stop parking on open spaces in England

Jessica Murray

12, May, 2021 @6:18 PM

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