You can read Richard Harrignton's latest speeches and appearances in Parliament below:
We are continuing to work productively with local authorities and International Partners to deliver the Government’s commitment to resett
This is a voluntary scheme whereby local authorities sign up to accept refugees on a voluntary basis.
The Immigration Rules support the principle of family unity and allow the spouse or partner and children of those granted refugee status
Ministers and senior officials have formally opened consultations with Greece, Italy and France to identify and transfer to the UK unacco
The most recent figures published are that, I believe, more than 30 children from France have come over here—that is in the period up to
I can assure the hon.
As I explained to the right hon. Lady, I think the number will be increasing significantly in the future.
On the officials due to go out to the hotspots, that is well under way.
I understood the point that the right hon. Member for Orkney and Shetland was making. I see the argument to separate the two figures.
I agree totally with the right hon. Gentleman.