A group of MPs has referred the Home Office to the equalities watchdog over the Windrush scandal, urging an investigation into whether British citizens were unlawfully discriminated against on the basis of their race.
The Home Office has apologised after making a data protection blunder when circulating information about the Government’s Windrush compensation scheme.
Thousands of Windrush scandal victims will share in a £200 million compensation scheme launched on Wednesday by the Government.
Nearly 3,700 people have been issued with British citizenship under a Home Office scheme set up in response to the Windrush scandal.
David Lammy dedicated his GQ Men Of The Year award to the victims of the Grenfell fire.
A series of films which explore the experiences of British people with Caribbean heritage will be screened at London’s Royal Court Theatre in response to the Windrush scandal.
Pop star Will Young has said he is “irate” about the “disgusting” treatment of the so-called Windrush generation.
The artistic director of London’s Young Vic Theatre has said that he is “saddened” by some of the conversations he has heard about immigration in Britain since returning from America to take up the role.