November
16
2020
Author
Dave Smith
Independent: Thousands of asylum seekers in hotels need cash support during pandemic, Home Office admits

Immigration minister Chris Philp said individuals living in full-board asylum accommodation would now receive £8 a week to go towards clothes, non-prescription medicines and travel – in a U-turn that campaigners say has come too late.

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/asylum-seekers-hotels-cash-support-home-office-coronavirus-pandemic-b1446025.html