Home Office

A Eurostar train at St Pancras International station

UK exit checks: why it now takes longer to leave the country

Wed 8 Apr, AT 14:32

From today the government is reintroducing exit checks for ferry and rail passengers leaving the UK

Heathrow Airport

UK 'only EU country' to accept new US security checks

One-Minute Read
Fri 12 Sep, AT 15:39

Details of passengers flying from British airports may be passed to US for 'pre-clearance'

Calais camps

Calais migrant crisis: how can the 'border war' be solved?

Thu 4 Sep, AT 11:21

Migrants try to storm ferry bound for Dover as politicians argue over security responsibilities

UK passport

Passport crisis: how the strike could jeopardise your holiday

One-Minute Read
Mon 28 Jul, AT 10:41

Workers strike over pay, as Home Office says 'irresponsible' action will cause further delays for summer holidaymakers

NSPCC: make sex abuse cover-ups a criminal offence

One-Minute Read
Wed 9 Jul, AT 10:20

Call follows claims that politicians, BBC and church have hushed-up decades of abuse

Enoch Powell named by bishop in police sex abuse probe

One-Minute Read
Mon 30 Mar, AT 13:34

Powell's biographer describes claims, made by young person in 1980s, as a 'monstrous lie'

Migrant workers protest in Trafalgar Square

UK immigration statistics: the data behind the headlines

Tue 6 May, AT 10:31

How has the UK’s ethnic make-up changed and has immigration always been on the increase?

Yashika Bageerathi: Home Office accused of 'cruel game'

One-Minute Read
Wed 26 Mar, AT 15:46

Cara Delevingne among supporters of campaign against deportation of schoolgirl and her family

Dustergate: five unanswered questions for Mark Harper

Mon 10 Feb, AT 15:13

Immigration minister quit over illegal cleaning lady but didn't mention he had been claiming expenses

Afghan atheist granted asylum in Britain on religious grounds

One-Minute Read
Tue 14 Jan, AT 09:41

Lawyers argued man would face persecution for renouncing his faith if he returned to his homeland