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Priti Patel pays £45k for life membership at Marylebone Cricket Club

Priti Patel pays £45k for life membership at Marylebone Cricket Club

To help meet £30 million in lost revenue from the virus crisis, the MCC this summer decided to offer life membership to existing annual members and candidates [...] Read full article: Priti Patel pays £45k for life membershi...→

Priti Patel pays £45k for life membership at Marylebone Cricket Club

Priti Patel pays £45k for life membership at Marylebone Cricket Club

To help meet £30 million in lost revenue from the virus crisis, the MCC this summer decided to offer life membership to existing annual members and candidates [...] Read full article: Priti Patel pays £45k for life membershi...→

'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirational quotes from Priti Patel

'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirational quotes from Priti Patel

TOUGH day making the hostile environment positively belligerent? Sick of leftie lawyers getting you down? These are the life mottos that I, home secretary Prit [...] Read full article: 'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirat...→

Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message encryption plan

Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message encryption plan

The Home Secretary lashed out at the social media giant's intention to introduce end-to-end encryption in a bid to combat hacking and misuse by rogue states. Read full article: Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message...→

Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attack at law firm that injured person'

Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attack at law firm that injured person'

Britain's top lawyers have claimed remarks by the home secretary about motivated an attack on an immigration solicitor four days later by a man armed with a la [...] Read full article: Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attac...→

Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum system in attack on ‘do-gooders’

Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum system in attack on ‘do-gooders’

Priti Patel lashed out at “leftie lawyers” and “do-gooders” opposing reform of the asylum system as she vowed to push through “the biggest overhaul in decades” [...] Read full article: Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum ...→

Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning over alleged bullying

Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning over alleged bullying

Exclusive: lawyers for Patel’s former permanent secretary Sir Philip Rutnam push forward constructive dismissal claim Read full article: Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning o...→

Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes to fix Britain’s broken asylum system

Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes to fix Britain’s broken asylum system

PRITI Patel vowed to fix Britain’s broken asylum system yesterday as she blasted Labour and lawyers for blocking changes. In a speech to the virtual Tory confe [...] Read full article: Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes...→

Priti Patel slams XR and BLM activists for 'hooliganism and thuggery' during protests

Home Secretary Priti Patel used her speech to Tory members to take aim at the tactics of Black Lives Matter and Extinction Rebellion protesters, as she critici [...] Read full article: Priti Patel slams XR and BLM activists f...→

Priti Patel attacks 'leftie' lawyers for opposing asylum shake-up

Priti Patel has attacked the “do-gooders” and “leftie lawyers” who play and profit from the UK’s “broken” asylum system at the expense of the most vulnerable. Read full article: Priti Patel attacks 'leftie' lawyers for...→

Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul of Asylum system' in decades

Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul of Asylum system' in decades

Despite running the system for over a decade, the Home Secretary didn't blame Tory inaction for any of the flaws Read full article: Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul o...→

The remarkable rise of Priti Patel

The remarkable rise of Priti Patel

A high-profile cabinet resignation under Theresa May, bullying allegations, a statement in favour of bringing back the death penalty (a view she now disowns) – [...] Read full article: The remarkable rise of Priti Patel...→

Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasing lawyers to overhaul immigration

Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasing lawyers to overhaul immigration

Priti vs dinghy-chasing lawyers SUCCESSIVE Governments have failed to get a firm grip of the migration crisis. So we applaud Home Secretary Priti Patel’s crack [...] Read full article: Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasi...→

Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war over asylum plans

Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war over asylum plans

The Foreign Office has been accused by Priti Patel’s allies of leaking “bizarre and unworkable” asylum policies to discredit her in an intensifying Whitehall b [...] Read full article: Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war ov...→

Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrants to remote Atlantic island’ 4,000 miles from UK

Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrants to remote Atlantic island’ 4,000 miles from UK

The idea of shipping migrants overseas could be evidence of former Aussie PM Tony Abbott's influence on Boris Johnson's government, the FT reports.... Mr Abbot [...] Read full article: Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrant...→

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

During a meeting last week, Home Secretary Priti Patel reassured the woman that the Home Office was doing everything in its power to remove Yaqub Ahmed (circle [...] Read full article: I WILL deport rapist saved by plane muti...→

Priti Patel to deport homeless people who engage in 'low level' crimes

Priti Patel to deport homeless people who engage in 'low level' crimes

Home Secretary Priti Patel has drawn up plans to change immigration rules to make it easier to deport rough sleepers who engage in 'persistent anti-social or d [...] Read full article: Priti Patel to deport homeless people wh...→

Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20 migrants are NOT deported'

Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20 migrants are NOT deported'

An immigration enforcement charter flight yesterday flew three Iranians, two Eritreans, an Iraqi and a Kuwaiti back to Germany after they crossed the English C [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20...→

Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell after Tony Blair's ex-adviser mocked her accent

Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell after Tony Blair's ex-adviser mocked her accent

PRITI PATEL took a huge swipe at Alastair Campbell during her speech at the virtual Conservative Conference after the Tony Blair's former spin doctor mocked th [...] Read full article: Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell aft...→

Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black Lives Matter and XR protests

Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black Lives Matter and XR protests

Priti Patel has condemned the tactics of Black Lives Matter and Extinction Rebellion protesters, as she criticised the "hooliganism and thuggery" seen on the c [...] Read full article: Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black...→

Priti Patel announces

Priti Patel announces "biggest overhaul" of asylum system and hits out at critics

Priti Patel has said the current asylum system was "fundamentally broken" and she wanted to make it "firm and fair". Read full article: Priti Patel announces "biggest overhaul"...→

Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entrants

Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entrants

Migrants who board boats to cross the Channel or come to Britain via other illegal routes will be routinely denied asylum under new laws to be unveiled today b [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entra...→

Boris Johnson and Priti Patel won’t be as angry over the leaked immigration plans as you think | Andrew Grice

The flurry of media reports send precisely the signal they want, that the UK is not a soft touch on asylum and illegal immigration, writes Andrew Grice Read full article: Boris Johnson and Priti Patel won’t be a...→

Priti Patel 'considered building floating walls in Channel to keep migrants out'

Priti Patel 'considered building floating walls in Channel to keep migrants out'

Other proposals reportedly included processing asylum seekers on Ascension Island, some 4,000 miles away in the South Pacific, and using a makeshift wave machi [...] Read full article: Priti Patel 'considered building floatin...→

John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing the unworkable fantasy of sending asylum seekers ‘somewhere else’

John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing the unworkable fantasy of sending asylum seekers ‘somewhere else’

The idea that we can simply ship people away while their claims are assessed is absurd, writes John Rentoul. It is no substitute for an efficient and fair syst [...] Read full article: John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing...→

Priti Patel looked at sending UK asylum seekers to remote volcanic island in the South Atlantic, according to report

Home Secretary Priti Patel ordered officials to explore plans for building an asylum processing centre on a remote volcanic island in the south Atlantic - more [...] Read full article: Priti Patel looked at sending UK asylum ...→

My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Patel

My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Patel

AS home secretary, I detest everyone in Britain. But I love Disney because for every sad moment like Scar being thrown to hyenas there’s a happy one, like Bamb [...] Read full article: My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Pa...→

Priti Patel hits out over police probe into David Starkey interviewer

Priti Patel hits out over police probe into David Starkey interviewer

Priti Patel threw her support behind Darren Grimes, who revealed he was being investigated for stirring up racial hatred over his online interview with David S [...] Read full article: Priti Patel hits out over police probe i...→

Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer

Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer

The man, now 32, was served with a deportation order after being convicted of supplying class A drugs and handed a four-and-a-half year jail term. Pictured: Pr [...] Read full article: Priti Patel loses deportation fight with...→

Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken' after 20 removed from deportation jet

Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken' after 20 removed from deportation jet

Priti Patel lashed out at the “broken asylum system” today after 20 migrants were successfully removed from a deportation flight to Germany. The Home Secretary [...] Read full article: Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken...→

Priti Patel orders investigation into 'failure' to use counter protest powers against XR

Priti Patel orders investigation into 'failure' to use counter protest powers against XR

The Home Secretary is open to granting more police powers, but remains to be convinced if more draconian measures are needed Read full article: Priti Patel orders investigation into 'f...→

Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over migration plans – follow live

Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over migration plans – follow live

Home secretary Priti Patel has been branded “shameless” after she attacked “do-gooders”, “lefty lawyers” and the Labour party for failures in the asylum system [...] Read full article: Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over mig...→

HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address Conservative Party conference

HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address Conservative Party conference

HENRY DEEDES: Surely all these illegal Channel crossings would be solved if the Home Secretary simply set up camp down on the white cliffs. Read full article: HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address...→

Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of the asylum system

Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of the asylum system

"And for those defending the broken system, the traffickers, the do-gooders, the lefty lawyers, the Labour Party, they are defending the indefensible. And that [...] Read full article: Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of ...→

Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest tactics were 'hooliganism and thuggery'

Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest tactics were 'hooliganism and thuggery'

Home Secretary Priti Patel has described the tactics of Black Lives Matter protests over the summer as “hooliganism and thuggery”, in a speech at the Conservat [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest ...→

Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' asylum system

Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' asylum system

At the virtual Tory conference today, Home Secretary Priti Patel pledged the 'biggest overhaul in decades' as she warned that the current arrangements are not [...] Read full article: Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' as...→

Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial over rising anti-social behaviour

Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial over rising anti-social behaviour

Dame Vera Baird QC has issued a hard-hitting rebuke to the Home Secretary after she failed to offer extra funding to tackle the issue or acknowledge the surge [...] Read full article: Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial ove...→

Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'fundamentally broken' UK asylum system

Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'fundamentally broken' UK asylum system

The Home Secretary will promise reforms to the UK's asylum system which she will label "fundamentally broken" in a speech tomorrow. Read full article: Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'funda...→

Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system that sends back 1 Channel migrant in 70

Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system that sends back 1 Channel migrant in 70

Priti Patel will tell the Conservative party conference this weekend that the asylum system is broken as official figures suggest that just one in 70 cross-cha [...] Read full article: Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system th...→

The Times view on controversy surrounding Priti Patel: Broken Code

The Times view on controversy surrounding Priti Patel: Broken Code

Wherever Priti Patel goes, controversy is never far behind. The home secretary has been back in the news this week after revelations that she had been engaging [...] Read full article: The Times view on controversy surroundin...→

'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirational quotes from Priti Patel

'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirational quotes from Priti Patel

TOUGH day making the hostile environment positively belligerent? Sick of leftie lawyers getting you down? These are the life mottos that I, home secretary Prit [...] Read full article: 'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirat...→

My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Patel

My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Patel

AS home secretary, I detest everyone in Britain. But I love Disney because for every sad moment like Scar being thrown to hyenas there’s a happy one, like Bamb [...] Read full article: My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Pa...→

Priti Patel to deport homeless people who engage in 'low level' crimes

Priti Patel to deport homeless people who engage in 'low level' crimes

Home Secretary Priti Patel has drawn up plans to change immigration rules to make it easier to deport rough sleepers who engage in 'persistent anti-social or d [...] Read full article: Priti Patel to deport homeless people wh...→

Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attack at law firm that injured person'

Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attack at law firm that injured person'

Britain's top lawyers have claimed remarks by the home secretary about motivated an attack on an immigration solicitor four days later by a man armed with a la [...] Read full article: Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attac...→

Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer

Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer

The man, now 32, was served with a deportation order after being convicted of supplying class A drugs and handed a four-and-a-half year jail term. Pictured: Pr [...] Read full article: Priti Patel loses deportation fight with...→

Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20 migrants are NOT deported'

Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20 migrants are NOT deported'

An immigration enforcement charter flight yesterday flew three Iranians, two Eritreans, an Iraqi and a Kuwaiti back to Germany after they crossed the English C [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20...→

Priti Patel orders investigation into 'failure' to use counter protest powers against XR

Priti Patel orders investigation into 'failure' to use counter protest powers against XR

The Home Secretary is open to granting more police powers, but remains to be convinced if more draconian measures are needed Read full article: Priti Patel orders investigation into 'f...→

Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell after Tony Blair's ex-adviser mocked her accent

Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell after Tony Blair's ex-adviser mocked her accent

PRITI PATEL took a huge swipe at Alastair Campbell during her speech at the virtual Conservative Conference after the Tony Blair's former spin doctor mocked th [...] Read full article: Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell aft...→

Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes to fix Britain’s broken asylum system

Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes to fix Britain’s broken asylum system

PRITI Patel vowed to fix Britain’s broken asylum system yesterday as she blasted Labour and lawyers for blocking changes. In a speech to the virtual Tory confe [...] Read full article: Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes...→

HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address Conservative Party conference

HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address Conservative Party conference

HENRY DEEDES: Surely all these illegal Channel crossings would be solved if the Home Secretary simply set up camp down on the white cliffs. Read full article: HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address...→

Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black Lives Matter and XR protests

Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black Lives Matter and XR protests

Priti Patel has condemned the tactics of Black Lives Matter and Extinction Rebellion protesters, as she criticised the "hooliganism and thuggery" seen on the c [...] Read full article: Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black...→

Priti Patel attacks 'leftie' lawyers for opposing asylum shake-up

Priti Patel has attacked the “do-gooders” and “leftie lawyers” who play and profit from the UK’s “broken” asylum system at the expense of the most vulnerable. Read full article: Priti Patel attacks 'leftie' lawyers for...→

Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest tactics were 'hooliganism and thuggery'

Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest tactics were 'hooliganism and thuggery'

Home Secretary Priti Patel has described the tactics of Black Lives Matter protests over the summer as “hooliganism and thuggery”, in a speech at the Conservat [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest ...→

The remarkable rise of Priti Patel

The remarkable rise of Priti Patel

A high-profile cabinet resignation under Theresa May, bullying allegations, a statement in favour of bringing back the death penalty (a view she now disowns) – [...] Read full article: The remarkable rise of Priti Patel...→

Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial over rising anti-social behaviour

Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial over rising anti-social behaviour

Dame Vera Baird QC has issued a hard-hitting rebuke to the Home Secretary after she failed to offer extra funding to tackle the issue or acknowledge the surge [...] Read full article: Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial ove...→

Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entrants

Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entrants

Migrants who board boats to cross the Channel or come to Britain via other illegal routes will be routinely denied asylum under new laws to be unveiled today b [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entra...→

Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system that sends back 1 Channel migrant in 70

Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system that sends back 1 Channel migrant in 70

Priti Patel will tell the Conservative party conference this weekend that the asylum system is broken as official figures suggest that just one in 70 cross-cha [...] Read full article: Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system th...→

Priti Patel 'considered building floating walls in Channel to keep migrants out'

Priti Patel 'considered building floating walls in Channel to keep migrants out'

Other proposals reportedly included processing asylum seekers on Ascension Island, some 4,000 miles away in the South Pacific, and using a makeshift wave machi [...] Read full article: Priti Patel 'considered building floatin...→

Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war over asylum plans

Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war over asylum plans

The Foreign Office has been accused by Priti Patel’s allies of leaking “bizarre and unworkable” asylum policies to discredit her in an intensifying Whitehall b [...] Read full article: Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war ov...→

Priti Patel looked at sending UK asylum seekers to remote volcanic island in the South Atlantic, according to report

Home Secretary Priti Patel ordered officials to explore plans for building an asylum processing centre on a remote volcanic island in the south Atlantic - more [...] Read full article: Priti Patel looked at sending UK asylum ...→

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

During a meeting last week, Home Secretary Priti Patel reassured the woman that the Home Office was doing everything in its power to remove Yaqub Ahmed (circle [...] Read full article: I WILL deport rapist saved by plane muti...→

Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message encryption plan

Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message encryption plan

The Home Secretary lashed out at the social media giant's intention to introduce end-to-end encryption in a bid to combat hacking and misuse by rogue states. Read full article: Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message...→

Priti Patel hits out over police probe into David Starkey interviewer

Priti Patel hits out over police probe into David Starkey interviewer

Priti Patel threw her support behind Darren Grimes, who revealed he was being investigated for stirring up racial hatred over his online interview with David S [...] Read full article: Priti Patel hits out over police probe i...→

Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum system in attack on ‘do-gooders’

Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum system in attack on ‘do-gooders’

Priti Patel lashed out at “leftie lawyers” and “do-gooders” opposing reform of the asylum system as she vowed to push through “the biggest overhaul in decades” [...] Read full article: Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum ...→

Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken' after 20 removed from deportation jet

Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken' after 20 removed from deportation jet

Priti Patel lashed out at the “broken asylum system” today after 20 migrants were successfully removed from a deportation flight to Germany. The Home Secretary [...] Read full article: Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken...→

Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning over alleged bullying

Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning over alleged bullying

Exclusive: lawyers for Patel’s former permanent secretary Sir Philip Rutnam push forward constructive dismissal claim Read full article: Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning o...→

Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over migration plans – follow live

Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over migration plans – follow live

Home secretary Priti Patel has been branded “shameless” after she attacked “do-gooders”, “lefty lawyers” and the Labour party for failures in the asylum system [...] Read full article: Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over mig...→

Priti Patel slams XR and BLM activists for 'hooliganism and thuggery' during protests

Home Secretary Priti Patel used her speech to Tory members to take aim at the tactics of Black Lives Matter and Extinction Rebellion protesters, as she critici [...] Read full article: Priti Patel slams XR and BLM activists f...→

Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of the asylum system

Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of the asylum system

"And for those defending the broken system, the traffickers, the do-gooders, the lefty lawyers, the Labour Party, they are defending the indefensible. And that [...] Read full article: Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of ...→

Priti Patel announces

Priti Patel announces "biggest overhaul" of asylum system and hits out at critics

Priti Patel has said the current asylum system was "fundamentally broken" and she wanted to make it "firm and fair". Read full article: Priti Patel announces "biggest overhaul"...→

Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul of Asylum system' in decades

Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul of Asylum system' in decades

Despite running the system for over a decade, the Home Secretary didn't blame Tory inaction for any of the flaws Read full article: Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul o...→

Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' asylum system

Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' asylum system

At the virtual Tory conference today, Home Secretary Priti Patel pledged the 'biggest overhaul in decades' as she warned that the current arrangements are not [...] Read full article: Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' as...→

Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasing lawyers to overhaul immigration

Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasing lawyers to overhaul immigration

Priti vs dinghy-chasing lawyers SUCCESSIVE Governments have failed to get a firm grip of the migration crisis. So we applaud Home Secretary Priti Patel’s crack [...] Read full article: Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasi...→

Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'fundamentally broken' UK asylum system

Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'fundamentally broken' UK asylum system

The Home Secretary will promise reforms to the UK's asylum system which she will label "fundamentally broken" in a speech tomorrow. Read full article: Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'funda...→

Boris Johnson and Priti Patel won’t be as angry over the leaked immigration plans as you think | Andrew Grice

The flurry of media reports send precisely the signal they want, that the UK is not a soft touch on asylum and illegal immigration, writes Andrew Grice Read full article: Boris Johnson and Priti Patel won’t be a...→

The Times view on controversy surrounding Priti Patel: Broken Code

The Times view on controversy surrounding Priti Patel: Broken Code

Wherever Priti Patel goes, controversy is never far behind. The home secretary has been back in the news this week after revelations that she had been engaging [...] Read full article: The Times view on controversy surroundin...→

John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing the unworkable fantasy of sending asylum seekers ‘somewhere else’

John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing the unworkable fantasy of sending asylum seekers ‘somewhere else’

The idea that we can simply ship people away while their claims are assessed is absurd, writes John Rentoul. It is no substitute for an efficient and fair syst [...] Read full article: John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing...→

Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrants to remote Atlantic island’ 4,000 miles from UK

Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrants to remote Atlantic island’ 4,000 miles from UK

The idea of shipping migrants overseas could be evidence of former Aussie PM Tony Abbott's influence on Boris Johnson's government, the FT reports.... Mr Abbot [...] Read full article: Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrant...→

'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirational quotes from Priti Patel

'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirational quotes from Priti Patel

TOUGH day making the hostile environment positively belligerent? Sick of leftie lawyers getting you down? These are the life mottos that I, home secretary Prit [...] Read full article: 'Smirk like nobody's watching': inspirat...→

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

I WILL deport rapist saved by plane mutiny, Priti Patel tells victim

During a meeting last week, Home Secretary Priti Patel reassured the woman that the Home Office was doing everything in its power to remove Yaqub Ahmed (circle [...] Read full article: I WILL deport rapist saved by plane muti...→

My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Patel

My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Patel

AS home secretary, I detest everyone in Britain. But I love Disney because for every sad moment like Scar being thrown to hyenas there’s a happy one, like Bamb [...] Read full article: My favourite Disney moments, by Priti Pa...→

Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message encryption plan

Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message encryption plan

The Home Secretary lashed out at the social media giant's intention to introduce end-to-end encryption in a bid to combat hacking and misuse by rogue states. Read full article: Priti Patel blasts Facebook over message...→

Priti Patel to deport homeless people who engage in 'low level' crimes

Priti Patel to deport homeless people who engage in 'low level' crimes

Home Secretary Priti Patel has drawn up plans to change immigration rules to make it easier to deport rough sleepers who engage in 'persistent anti-social or d [...] Read full article: Priti Patel to deport homeless people wh...→

Priti Patel hits out over police probe into David Starkey interviewer

Priti Patel hits out over police probe into David Starkey interviewer

Priti Patel threw her support behind Darren Grimes, who revealed he was being investigated for stirring up racial hatred over his online interview with David S [...] Read full article: Priti Patel hits out over police probe i...→

Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attack at law firm that injured person'

Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attack at law firm that injured person'

Britain's top lawyers have claimed remarks by the home secretary about motivated an attack on an immigration solicitor four days later by a man armed with a la [...] Read full article: Priti Patel speech 'inspired knife attac...→

Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer

Priti Patel loses deportation fight with Nigerian drugs dealer

The man, now 32, was served with a deportation order after being convicted of supplying class A drugs and handed a four-and-a-half year jail term. Pictured: Pr [...] Read full article: Priti Patel loses deportation fight with...→

Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum system in attack on ‘do-gooders’

Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum system in attack on ‘do-gooders’

Priti Patel lashed out at “leftie lawyers” and “do-gooders” opposing reform of the asylum system as she vowed to push through “the biggest overhaul in decades” [...] Read full article: Priti Patel promises to overhaul asylum ...→

Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20 migrants are NOT deported'

Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20 migrants are NOT deported'

An immigration enforcement charter flight yesterday flew three Iranians, two Eritreans, an Iraqi and a Kuwaiti back to Germany after they crossed the English C [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: 'Asylum system broken as 20...→

Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken' after 20 removed from deportation jet

Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken' after 20 removed from deportation jet

Priti Patel lashed out at the “broken asylum system” today after 20 migrants were successfully removed from a deportation flight to Germany. The Home Secretary [...] Read full article: Priti Patel brands asylum system 'broken...→

Priti Patel orders investigation into 'failure' to use counter protest powers against XR

Priti Patel orders investigation into 'failure' to use counter protest powers against XR

The Home Secretary is open to granting more police powers, but remains to be convinced if more draconian measures are needed Read full article: Priti Patel orders investigation into 'f...→

Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning over alleged bullying

Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning over alleged bullying

Exclusive: lawyers for Patel’s former permanent secretary Sir Philip Rutnam push forward constructive dismissal claim Read full article: Priti Patel faces tribunal questioning o...→

Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell after Tony Blair's ex-adviser mocked her accent

Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell after Tony Blair's ex-adviser mocked her accent

PRITI PATEL took a huge swipe at Alastair Campbell during her speech at the virtual Conservative Conference after the Tony Blair's former spin doctor mocked th [...] Read full article: Priti Patel shames Alastair Campbell aft...→

Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over migration plans – follow live

Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over migration plans – follow live

Home secretary Priti Patel has been branded “shameless” after she attacked “do-gooders”, “lefty lawyers” and the Labour party for failures in the asylum system [...] Read full article: Priti Patel branded ‘shameless’ over mig...→

Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes to fix Britain’s broken asylum system

Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes to fix Britain’s broken asylum system

PRITI Patel vowed to fix Britain’s broken asylum system yesterday as she blasted Labour and lawyers for blocking changes. In a speech to the virtual Tory confe [...] Read full article: Priti Patel vows to do whatever it takes...→

HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address Conservative Party conference

HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address Conservative Party conference

HENRY DEEDES: Surely all these illegal Channel crossings would be solved if the Home Secretary simply set up camp down on the white cliffs. Read full article: HENRY DEEDES watches Priti Patel address...→

Priti Patel slams XR and BLM activists for 'hooliganism and thuggery' during protests

Home Secretary Priti Patel used her speech to Tory members to take aim at the tactics of Black Lives Matter and Extinction Rebellion protesters, as she critici [...] Read full article: Priti Patel slams XR and BLM activists f...→

Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black Lives Matter and XR protests

Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black Lives Matter and XR protests

Priti Patel has condemned the tactics of Black Lives Matter and Extinction Rebellion protesters, as she criticised the "hooliganism and thuggery" seen on the c [...] Read full article: Priti Patel condemns 'thuggery' of Black...→

Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of the asylum system

Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of the asylum system

"And for those defending the broken system, the traffickers, the do-gooders, the lefty lawyers, the Labour Party, they are defending the indefensible. And that [...] Read full article: Priti Patel makes speech on overhaul of ...→

Priti Patel attacks 'leftie' lawyers for opposing asylum shake-up

Priti Patel has attacked the “do-gooders” and “leftie lawyers” who play and profit from the UK’s “broken” asylum system at the expense of the most vulnerable. Read full article: Priti Patel attacks 'leftie' lawyers for...→

Priti Patel announces

Priti Patel announces "biggest overhaul" of asylum system and hits out at critics

Priti Patel has said the current asylum system was "fundamentally broken" and she wanted to make it "firm and fair". Read full article: Priti Patel announces "biggest overhaul"...→

Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest tactics were 'hooliganism and thuggery'

Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest tactics were 'hooliganism and thuggery'

Home Secretary Priti Patel has described the tactics of Black Lives Matter protests over the summer as “hooliganism and thuggery”, in a speech at the Conservat [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: Black Lives Matter protest ...→

Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul of Asylum system' in decades

Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul of Asylum system' in decades

Despite running the system for over a decade, the Home Secretary didn't blame Tory inaction for any of the flaws Read full article: Priti Patel promises 'biggest overhaul o...→

Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' asylum system

Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' asylum system

At the virtual Tory conference today, Home Secretary Priti Patel pledged the 'biggest overhaul in decades' as she warned that the current arrangements are not [...] Read full article: Priti Patel vows to overhaul 'broken' as...→

The remarkable rise of Priti Patel

The remarkable rise of Priti Patel

A high-profile cabinet resignation under Theresa May, bullying allegations, a statement in favour of bringing back the death penalty (a view she now disowns) – [...] Read full article: The remarkable rise of Priti Patel...→

Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial over rising anti-social behaviour

Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial over rising anti-social behaviour

Dame Vera Baird QC has issued a hard-hitting rebuke to the Home Secretary after she failed to offer extra funding to tackle the issue or acknowledge the surge [...] Read full article: Dame Baird: Priti Patel is in denial ove...→

Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasing lawyers to overhaul immigration

Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasing lawyers to overhaul immigration

Priti vs dinghy-chasing lawyers SUCCESSIVE Governments have failed to get a firm grip of the migration crisis. So we applaud Home Secretary Priti Patel’s crack [...] Read full article: Priti Patel needs to battle dinghy-chasi...→

Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entrants

Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entrants

Migrants who board boats to cross the Channel or come to Britain via other illegal routes will be routinely denied asylum under new laws to be unveiled today b [...] Read full article: Priti Patel: No asylum for illegal entra...→

Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'fundamentally broken' UK asylum system

Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'fundamentally broken' UK asylum system

The Home Secretary will promise reforms to the UK's asylum system which she will label "fundamentally broken" in a speech tomorrow. Read full article: Priti Patel to promise reforms to 'funda...→

Boris Johnson and Priti Patel won’t be as angry over the leaked immigration plans as you think | Andrew Grice

The flurry of media reports send precisely the signal they want, that the UK is not a soft touch on asylum and illegal immigration, writes Andrew Grice Read full article: Boris Johnson and Priti Patel won’t be a...→

Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system that sends back 1 Channel migrant in 70

Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system that sends back 1 Channel migrant in 70

Priti Patel will tell the Conservative party conference this weekend that the asylum system is broken as official figures suggest that just one in 70 cross-cha [...] Read full article: Priti Patel to revamp ‘broken’ system th...→

Priti Patel 'considered building floating walls in Channel to keep migrants out'

Priti Patel 'considered building floating walls in Channel to keep migrants out'

Other proposals reportedly included processing asylum seekers on Ascension Island, some 4,000 miles away in the South Pacific, and using a makeshift wave machi [...] Read full article: Priti Patel 'considered building floatin...→

The Times view on controversy surrounding Priti Patel: Broken Code

The Times view on controversy surrounding Priti Patel: Broken Code

Wherever Priti Patel goes, controversy is never far behind. The home secretary has been back in the news this week after revelations that she had been engaging [...] Read full article: The Times view on controversy surroundin...→

Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war over asylum plans

Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war over asylum plans

The Foreign Office has been accused by Priti Patel’s allies of leaking “bizarre and unworkable” asylum policies to discredit her in an intensifying Whitehall b [...] Read full article: Priti Patel and Foreign Office at war ov...→

John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing the unworkable fantasy of sending asylum seekers ‘somewhere else’

John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing the unworkable fantasy of sending asylum seekers ‘somewhere else’

The idea that we can simply ship people away while their claims are assessed is absurd, writes John Rentoul. It is no substitute for an efficient and fair syst [...] Read full article: John Rentoul: Why Priti Patel is pushing...→

Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrants to remote Atlantic island’ 4,000 miles from UK

Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrants to remote Atlantic island’ 4,000 miles from UK

The idea of shipping migrants overseas could be evidence of former Aussie PM Tony Abbott's influence on Boris Johnson's government, the FT reports.... Mr Abbot [...] Read full article: Priti Patel ‘looked into sending migrant...→

Priti Patel looked at sending UK asylum seekers to remote volcanic island in the South Atlantic, according to report

Home Secretary Priti Patel ordered officials to explore plans for building an asylum processing centre on a remote volcanic island in the south Atlantic - more [...] Read full article: Priti Patel looked at sending UK asylum ...→