November
06
2017
Author
Frances Perraudin (The Guardian)
UK asylum seekers living in 'squalid, unsafe slum conditions'

Asylum seekers arriving in the UK are forced to live in “squalid, unsafe, slum housing conditions” and the public is largely unaware of the conditions into which “traumatised people are routinely dumped”, charities have said.

The £600m government contract to provide shelter for those seeking sanctuary in the UK goes up for tender next month as calls mount for for urgent reforms.