‘State sponsored cruelty’: Children in immigration detention. Read Medical Justice’s report on the continuing detention of migrant children in the UK.
On 21st July 2010 Nick Clegg said that Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre would close . The next day the UK Borders Agency confirmed that Yarl’s Wood would close for the detention of children . Despite Nick Clegg’s announcement, UKBA have detained children at Yarl’s Wood as recently as Monday.