Failures over use of ‘filthy’ barracks for asylum seekers – inspectors

Handout photo dated 17/02/21 issued by the Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration (ICIBI) and Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Prisons (HMIP) showing Napier Barracks in Kent where the Home Office has been housing asylum seekers. Inspectors said: “The environment at both sites, especially Napier, was impoverished, run-down and unsuitable for long-term accommodation”. Issue date: Monday March 8, 2021.
Handout photo dated 17/02/21 issued by the Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration (ICIBI) and Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Prisons (HMIP) showing Napier Barracks in Kent where the Home Office has been housing asylum seekers. Inspectors said: “The environment at both sites, especially Napier, was impoverished, run-down and unsuitable for long-term accommodation”. Issue date: Monday March 8, 2021.

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