The Home Office won't say how many women have been raped in a notorious immigration centre for a disgraceful reason
commercial interests' of companies. Last year, the chief prisons inspector called Yarl's Wood 'a place of national concern' following concerns over alleged sexual abuse and intimidation of women detained there
Yarl's Wood conditions deteriorated so much women are being treated like "animals". A damning report which should open your eyes to the dangers of putting prisons in the hands of Serco & G4S (TH) - The Independent
Turkey - Meltem's Journey - A Refugee Story This fourth book in the Refugee Diary series follows a Kurdish family from Eastern Turkey. 13 year old Meltem tells the story of their journey to the UK, and the harrowing months waiting to find out if they can stay in Britain. Meltem encounters racism, her father goes missing and the family is sent to Yarl's Wood detention centre.