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Priti Patel's guide to having people over

HELLO, it’s Priti Patel. When I'm not threatening asylum seekers and eroding human rights, I like to have guests over just as much as the next person. Here’s h [...]

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Priti Patel overrules experts to BLOCK foreign builders from the UK

Priti Patel overrules experts to BLOCK foreign builders from the UK

The Home Secretary rejected suggestion that bricklayers and welders be added to shortage occupation list (SOL) - which helps fill jobs where there are not enou [...]

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Britain will bar EU citizens who have served a year in jail, says Priti Patel

Britain will bar EU citizens who have served a year in jail, says Priti Patel

European citizens who have served more than a year in jail will face an automatic ban from entering Britain next year, Priti Patel said last night.From January [...]

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Pakistan calls on UK to deport Nawaz Sharif 

Pakistan calls on UK to deport Nawaz Sharif 

Letter to Home Secretary Priti Patel says former prime minister has pillaged country and UK immigration rules say he should not stay

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Home Secretary agrees to look at the case for Birmingham bombings public inquiry

Home Secretary agrees to look at the case for Birmingham bombings public inquiry

Families of victims of the Birmingham pub bombings have been given fresh hope of a public inquiry after Home Secretary Priti Patel promised to look again at th [...]

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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 [...]

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GMP chief responds to claim he won't enforce Tier 3 without Mayor's support

GMP chief responds to claim he won't enforce Tier 3 without Mayor's support

It follows reports the Home Secretary Priti Patel rang Chief Constable Ian Hopkins yesterday and expressed concern about potential GMP enforcement of the tough [...]

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Extend visas for foreign doctors and nurses to tackle second wave, unions demand

OVERSEAS health workers’ visas must be extended “as a matter of urgency” to help tackle the second wave of coronavirus, trade unions said today.... In April, H [...]

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Factory workers on less than minimum wage ‘robbed’ of £27m in three months

Factory workers on less than minimum wage ‘robbed’ of £27m in three months

FACTORY workers have been “robbed of tens of millions in wages” in just a few months, Home Secretary Priti Patel was told yesterday in a call for urgent action [...]

Read full article: Factory workers on less than minimum wag...→
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.

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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 [...]

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Priti Patel’s dangerous rhetoric puts us at risk of harm, say lawyers

Priti Patel’s dangerous rhetoric puts us at risk of harm, say lawyers

Inflammatory language used by Boris Johnson and Priti Patel is putting the lives of lawyers at risk, Scotland’s leading legal bodies have claimed.The prime min [...]

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Lawyers fight back over Priti Patel’s ‘dangerous’ asylum claims

Lawyers fight back over Priti Patel’s ‘dangerous’ asylum claims

The prime minister and home secretary have been criticised for lashing out at “leftie lawyers” who defend migrants.In her speech at the virtual Conservative Pa [...]

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PM to decide whether report on ministerial bullying claims can be made public

PM to decide whether report on ministerial bullying claims can be made public

Labour has said a probe into allegations against Home Secretary Priti Patel must be released.

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European criminals who’ve spent a year in jail to be BANNED from UK post-Brexit

European criminals who’ve spent a year in jail to be BANNED from UK post-Brexit

HOME SECRETARY PRITI PATEL has announced European citizens who've spent more than a year in prison will be automatically banned from the UK, when the Brexit wi [...]

Read full article: European criminals who’ve spent a year i...→
Priti Patel rejects calls to open borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit

Priti Patel rejects calls to open borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit

PRITI Patel has rejected her own immigration advisers’ calls to open our borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit. The Home Secretary would rather Brits [...]

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'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...→
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Home Secretary to look into case for public inquiry into 1974 pub bombings

Home Secretary to look into case for public inquiry into 1974 pub bombings

HOME Secretary Priti Patel has agreed to look into the case for a public inquiry into the 1974 Birmingham Pub Bombings.

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Judges to be told what is 'inhuman or degrading' in deportation cases

Judges to be told what is 'inhuman or degrading' in deportation cases

Home Secretary Priti Patel is considering the move to try to restrict the ability of judges to make 'subjective' decisions about what form of conditions deport [...]

Read full article: Judges to be told what is 'inhuman or de...→
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Govt to bombard migrants with FB ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings

Govt to bombard migrants with FB ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings

MIGRANTS will be bombarded with Facebook ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings. Priti Patel has drawn up plans to target smartphone users in the northe [...]

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The Times view on rogue solicitors: Bad Apples

The Times view on rogue solicitors: Bad Apples

You don’t have to go along with Priti Patel’s attack on “do-gooders” and “activist lawyers” to recognise that bad apples in the legal profession are making a m [...]

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Windrush report author attacks Home Office's response

Windrush report author attacks Home Office's response

Priti Patel’s department must swiftly prove its commitment to reform, says Wendy Williams

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Legal firm trying to block migrant deportations deny they're 'lefty lawyers'

Legal firm trying to block migrant deportations deny they're 'lefty lawyers'

A LEGAL firm that tries to prevent deportation of migrants has denied being “Leftie lawyers”. But Duncan Lewis Solicitors’ response to Home Secretary Priti Pat [...]

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Lawyers claim knife attack at law firm was inspired by Priti Patel's rhetoric

Lawyers claim knife attack at law firm was inspired by Priti Patel's rhetoric

London firm blames recent violent assault on home secretary’s remarks that ‘activist lawyers’ were frustrating the removal of migrants

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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 [...]

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North East police forces to receive £1.6m to fight coronavirus rule breaking

North East police forces to receive £1.6m to fight coronavirus rule breaking

Cash comes as Home Secretary Priti Patel suggests rising infection rates are caused by people disobeying the rules

Read full article: North East police forces to receive £1.6...→
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£1.8m for West Mids Police to enforce lockdown rules

£1.8m for West Mids Police to enforce lockdown rules

Home Secretary Priti Patel suggests the extra cash is needed because some people have ignored coronavirus restrictions

Read full article: £1.8m for West Mids Police to enforce lo...→
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What have the lefty lawyers ever done for us?

What have the lefty lawyers ever done for us?

Boris Johnson and Priti Patel’s attack on “activist” and “lefty lawyers” who defend migrants was widely condemned as a threat to the rule of law, with some eve [...]

Read full article: What have the lefty lawyers ever done fo...→
Priti Patel set to extend crackdown on foreign criminals after Brexit

Priti Patel set to extend crackdown on foreign criminals after Brexit

Home Secretary plans to ditch the current 'soft' EU immigration rules on January 1 2021

Read full article: Priti Patel set to extend crackdown on f...→
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Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Priti Patel's Home Office will narrow the types of cases which can use Article 3 in a bid to stop judges 'gold-plating' Britain's duties under international la [...]

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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...→
Judges reined in on using human rights laws to block deportations 

Judges reined in on using human rights laws to block deportations 

It follows Priti Patel's warning of 'legal and practical problems' with the 'broken' asylum system

Read full article: Judges reined in on using human rights l...→
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David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ professi [...]

David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ professi [...]

David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ profession by picking a fight with the government.Last month, days after Priti Patel cl [...]

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David Greene, new Law Society chief: ministers must not blame lawyers for simply doing their job

David Greene, new Law Society chief: ministers must not blame lawyers for simply doing their job

David Greene does not want to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ profession by picking a fight with the government.Last month, days after Priti Patel [...]

Read full article: David Greene, new Law Society chief: min...→
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...→
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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...→
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Alf Dubs: Priti Patel’s anti-migrant rhetoric is unworthy of a British home secretary

Alf Dubs: Priti Patel’s anti-migrant rhetoric is unworthy of a British home secretary

When Alf Dubs was six years old, his mother was kicked down the stairs by Nazi soldiers. Married to a Jewish man in German-occupied Czechoslovakia, she had req [...]

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Nimco Ali to help create new strategy to tackle violence against women and girls

Nimco Ali to help create new strategy to tackle violence against women and girls

Priti Patel recruits campaigner, godmother to Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds' son, as adviser to shape new approach

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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

Priti Patel's guide to having people over

HELLO, it’s Priti Patel. When I'm not threatening asylum seekers and eroding human rights, I like to have guests over just as much as the next person. Here’s h [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel's guide to having people ove...→
  • #Priti Patel
European criminals who’ve spent a year in jail to be BANNED from UK post-Brexit

European criminals who’ve spent a year in jail to be BANNED from UK post-Brexit

HOME SECRETARY PRITI PATEL has announced European citizens who've spent more than a year in prison will be automatically banned from the UK, when the Brexit wi [...]

Read full article: European criminals who’ve spent a year i...→
Britain will bar EU citizens who have served a year in jail, says Priti Patel

Britain will bar EU citizens who have served a year in jail, says Priti Patel

European citizens who have served more than a year in jail will face an automatic ban from entering Britain next year, Priti Patel said last night.From January [...]

Read full article: Britain will bar EU citizens who have se...→
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Priti Patel set to extend crackdown on foreign criminals after Brexit

Priti Patel set to extend crackdown on foreign criminals after Brexit

Home Secretary plans to ditch the current 'soft' EU immigration rules on January 1 2021

Read full article: Priti Patel set to extend crackdown on f...→
  • #Priti Patel
'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
Home Secretary agrees to look at the case for Birmingham bombings public inquiry

Home Secretary agrees to look at the case for Birmingham bombings public inquiry

Families of victims of the Birmingham pub bombings have been given fresh hope of a public inquiry after Home Secretary Priti Patel promised to look again at th [...]

Read full article: Home Secretary agrees to look at the cas...→
  • #Priti Patel
Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Priti Patel's Home Office will narrow the types of cases which can use Article 3 in a bid to stop judges 'gold-plating' Britain's duties under international la [...]

Read full article: Patel is to launch crackdown on criminal...→
  • #Priti Patel
Judges to be told what is 'inhuman or degrading' in deportation cases

Judges to be told what is 'inhuman or degrading' in deportation cases

Home Secretary Priti Patel is considering the move to try to restrict the ability of judges to make 'subjective' decisions about what form of conditions deport [...]

Read full article: Judges to be told what is 'inhuman or de...→
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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...→
Judges reined in on using human rights laws to block deportations 

Judges reined in on using human rights laws to block deportations 

It follows Priti Patel's warning of 'legal and practical problems' with the 'broken' asylum system

Read full article: Judges reined in on using human rights l...→
  • #Priti Patel
The Times view on rogue solicitors: Bad Apples

The Times view on rogue solicitors: Bad Apples

You don’t have to go along with Priti Patel’s attack on “do-gooders” and “activist lawyers” to recognise that bad apples in the legal profession are making a m [...]

Read full article: The Times view on rogue solicitors: Bad ...→
  • #Priti Patel

Extend visas for foreign doctors and nurses to tackle second wave, unions demand

OVERSEAS health workers’ visas must be extended “as a matter of urgency” to help tackle the second wave of coronavirus, trade unions said today.... In April, H [...]

Read full article: Extend visas for foreign doctors and nur...→
  • #Priti Patel
David Greene, new Law Society chief: ministers must not blame lawyers for simply doing their job

David Greene, new Law Society chief: ministers must not blame lawyers for simply doing their job

David Greene does not want to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ profession by picking a fight with the government.Last month, days after Priti Patel [...]

Read full article: David Greene, new Law Society chief: min...→
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...→
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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
Legal firm trying to block migrant deportations deny they're 'lefty lawyers'

Legal firm trying to block migrant deportations deny they're 'lefty lawyers'

A LEGAL firm that tries to prevent deportation of migrants has denied being “Leftie lawyers”. But Duncan Lewis Solicitors’ response to Home Secretary Priti Pat [...]

Read full article: Legal firm trying to block migrant depor...→
Alf Dubs: Priti Patel’s anti-migrant rhetoric is unworthy of a British home secretary

Alf Dubs: Priti Patel’s anti-migrant rhetoric is unworthy of a British home secretary

When Alf Dubs was six years old, his mother was kicked down the stairs by Nazi soldiers. Married to a Jewish man in German-occupied Czechoslovakia, she had req [...]

Read full article: Alf Dubs: Priti Patel’s anti-migrant rhe...→
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...→
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Priti Patel’s dangerous rhetoric puts us at risk of harm, say lawyers

Priti Patel’s dangerous rhetoric puts us at risk of harm, say lawyers

Inflammatory language used by Boris Johnson and Priti Patel is putting the lives of lawyers at risk, Scotland’s leading legal bodies have claimed.The prime min [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel’s dangerous rhetoric puts us...→
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
£1.8m for West Mids Police to enforce lockdown rules

£1.8m for West Mids Police to enforce lockdown rules

Home Secretary Priti Patel suggests the extra cash is needed because some people have ignored coronavirus restrictions

Read full article: £1.8m for West Mids Police to enforce lo...→
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PM to decide whether report on ministerial bullying claims can be made public

PM to decide whether report on ministerial bullying claims can be made public

Labour has said a probe into allegations against Home Secretary Priti Patel must be released.

Read full article: PM to decide whether report on ministeri...→
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Priti Patel overrules experts to BLOCK foreign builders from the UK

Priti Patel overrules experts to BLOCK foreign builders from the UK

The Home Secretary rejected suggestion that bricklayers and welders be added to shortage occupation list (SOL) - which helps fill jobs where there are not enou [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel overrules experts to BLOCK f...→
  • #Priti Patel
What have the lefty lawyers ever done for us?

What have the lefty lawyers ever done for us?

Boris Johnson and Priti Patel’s attack on “activist” and “lefty lawyers” who defend migrants was widely condemned as a threat to the rule of law, with some eve [...]

Read full article: What have the lefty lawyers ever done fo...→
Priti Patel rejects calls to open borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit

Priti Patel rejects calls to open borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit

PRITI Patel has rejected her own immigration advisers’ calls to open our borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit. The Home Secretary would rather Brits [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel rejects calls to open border...→
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Pakistan calls on UK to deport Nawaz Sharif 

Pakistan calls on UK to deport Nawaz Sharif 

Letter to Home Secretary Priti Patel says former prime minister has pillaged country and UK immigration rules say he should not stay

Read full article: Pakistan calls on UK to deport Nawaz Sha...→
Home Secretary to look into case for public inquiry into 1974 pub bombings

Home Secretary to look into case for public inquiry into 1974 pub bombings

HOME Secretary Priti Patel has agreed to look into the case for a public inquiry into the 1974 Birmingham Pub Bombings.

Read full article: Home Secretary to look into case for pub...→
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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...→
Govt to bombard migrants with FB ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings

Govt to bombard migrants with FB ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings

MIGRANTS will be bombarded with Facebook ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings. Priti Patel has drawn up plans to target smartphone users in the northe [...]

Read full article: Govt to bombard migrants with FB ads tel...→
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GMP chief responds to claim he won't enforce Tier 3 without Mayor's support

GMP chief responds to claim he won't enforce Tier 3 without Mayor's support

It follows reports the Home Secretary Priti Patel rang Chief Constable Ian Hopkins yesterday and expressed concern about potential GMP enforcement of the tough [...]

Read full article: GMP chief responds to claim he won't enf...→
David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ professi [...]

David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ professi [...]

David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ profession by picking a fight with the government.Last month, days after Priti Patel cl [...]

Read full article: David Greene is not keen to start his ye...→
Windrush report author attacks Home Office's response

Windrush report author attacks Home Office's response

Priti Patel’s department must swiftly prove its commitment to reform, says Wendy Williams

Read full article: Windrush report author attacks Home Offi...→
Factory workers on less than minimum wage ‘robbed’ of £27m in three months

Factory workers on less than minimum wage ‘robbed’ of £27m in three months

FACTORY workers have been “robbed of tens of millions in wages” in just a few months, Home Secretary Priti Patel was told yesterday in a call for urgent action [...]

Read full article: Factory workers on less than minimum wag...→
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 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
Lawyers claim knife attack at law firm was inspired by Priti Patel's rhetoric

Lawyers claim knife attack at law firm was inspired by Priti Patel's rhetoric

London firm blames recent violent assault on home secretary’s remarks that ‘activist lawyers’ were frustrating the removal of migrants

Read full article: Lawyers claim knife attack at law firm w...→
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Nimco Ali to help create new strategy to tackle violence against women and girls

Nimco Ali to help create new strategy to tackle violence against women and girls

Priti Patel recruits campaigner, godmother to Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds' son, as adviser to shape new approach

Read full article: Nimco Ali to help create new strategy to...→
North East police forces to receive £1.6m to fight coronavirus rule breaking

North East police forces to receive £1.6m to fight coronavirus rule breaking

Cash comes as Home Secretary Priti Patel suggests rising infection rates are caused by people disobeying the rules

Read full article: North East police forces to receive £1.6...→
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Lawyers fight back over Priti Patel’s ‘dangerous’ asylum claims

Lawyers fight back over Priti Patel’s ‘dangerous’ asylum claims

The prime minister and home secretary have been criticised for lashing out at “leftie lawyers” who defend migrants.In her speech at the virtual Conservative Pa [...]

Read full article: Lawyers fight back over Priti Patel’s ‘d...→
  • #Priti Patel

Priti Patel's guide to having people over

HELLO, it’s Priti Patel. When I'm not threatening asylum seekers and eroding human rights, I like to have guests over just as much as the next person. Here’s h [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel's guide to having people ove...→
  • #Priti Patel
PM to decide whether report on ministerial bullying claims can be made public

PM to decide whether report on ministerial bullying claims can be made public

Labour has said a probe into allegations against Home Secretary Priti Patel must be released.

Read full article: PM to decide whether report on ministeri...→
  • #Priti Patel
Priti Patel overrules experts to BLOCK foreign builders from the UK

Priti Patel overrules experts to BLOCK foreign builders from the UK

The Home Secretary rejected suggestion that bricklayers and welders be added to shortage occupation list (SOL) - which helps fill jobs where there are not enou [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel overrules experts to BLOCK f...→
  • #Priti Patel
European criminals who’ve spent a year in jail to be BANNED from UK post-Brexit

European criminals who’ve spent a year in jail to be BANNED from UK post-Brexit

HOME SECRETARY PRITI PATEL has announced European citizens who've spent more than a year in prison will be automatically banned from the UK, when the Brexit wi [...]

Read full article: European criminals who’ve spent a year i...→
What have the lefty lawyers ever done for us?

What have the lefty lawyers ever done for us?

Boris Johnson and Priti Patel’s attack on “activist” and “lefty lawyers” who defend migrants was widely condemned as a threat to the rule of law, with some eve [...]

Read full article: What have the lefty lawyers ever done fo...→
Britain will bar EU citizens who have served a year in jail, says Priti Patel

Britain will bar EU citizens who have served a year in jail, says Priti Patel

European citizens who have served more than a year in jail will face an automatic ban from entering Britain next year, Priti Patel said last night.From January [...]

Read full article: Britain will bar EU citizens who have se...→
  • #Priti Patel
Priti Patel rejects calls to open borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit

Priti Patel rejects calls to open borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit

PRITI Patel has rejected her own immigration advisers’ calls to open our borders to cheap foreign brickies after Brexit. The Home Secretary would rather Brits [...]

Read full article: Priti Patel rejects calls to open border...→
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Priti Patel set to extend crackdown on foreign criminals after Brexit

Priti Patel set to extend crackdown on foreign criminals after Brexit

Home Secretary plans to ditch the current 'soft' EU immigration rules on January 1 2021

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Pakistan calls on UK to deport Nawaz Sharif 

Pakistan calls on UK to deport Nawaz Sharif 

Letter to Home Secretary Priti Patel says former prime minister has pillaged country and UK immigration rules say he should not stay

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'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 [...]

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Home Secretary agrees to look at the case for Birmingham bombings public inquiry

Home Secretary agrees to look at the case for Birmingham bombings public inquiry

Families of victims of the Birmingham pub bombings have been given fresh hope of a public inquiry after Home Secretary Priti Patel promised to look again at th [...]

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Home Secretary to look into case for public inquiry into 1974 pub bombings

Home Secretary to look into case for public inquiry into 1974 pub bombings

HOME Secretary Priti Patel has agreed to look into the case for a public inquiry into the 1974 Birmingham Pub Bombings.

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Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Priti Patel's Home Office will narrow the types of cases which can use Article 3 in a bid to stop judges 'gold-plating' Britain's duties under international la [...]

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Judges to be told what is 'inhuman or degrading' in deportation cases

Judges to be told what is 'inhuman or degrading' in deportation cases

Home Secretary Priti Patel is considering the move to try to restrict the ability of judges to make 'subjective' decisions about what form of conditions deport [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Govt to bombard migrants with FB ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings

Govt to bombard migrants with FB ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings

MIGRANTS will be bombarded with Facebook ads telling them to abandon Channel crossings. Priti Patel has drawn up plans to target smartphone users in the northe [...]

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Judges reined in on using human rights laws to block deportations 

Judges reined in on using human rights laws to block deportations 

It follows Priti Patel's warning of 'legal and practical problems' with the 'broken' asylum system

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GMP chief responds to claim he won't enforce Tier 3 without Mayor's support

GMP chief responds to claim he won't enforce Tier 3 without Mayor's support

It follows reports the Home Secretary Priti Patel rang Chief Constable Ian Hopkins yesterday and expressed concern about potential GMP enforcement of the tough [...]

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The Times view on rogue solicitors: Bad Apples

The Times view on rogue solicitors: Bad Apples

You don’t have to go along with Priti Patel’s attack on “do-gooders” and “activist lawyers” to recognise that bad apples in the legal profession are making a m [...]

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David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ professi [...]

David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ professi [...]

David Greene is not keen to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ profession by picking a fight with the government.Last month, days after Priti Patel cl [...]

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Extend visas for foreign doctors and nurses to tackle second wave, unions demand

OVERSEAS health workers’ visas must be extended “as a matter of urgency” to help tackle the second wave of coronavirus, trade unions said today.... In April, H [...]

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Windrush report author attacks Home Office's response

Windrush report author attacks Home Office's response

Priti Patel’s department must swiftly prove its commitment to reform, says Wendy Williams

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David Greene, new Law Society chief: ministers must not blame lawyers for simply doing their job

David Greene, new Law Society chief: ministers must not blame lawyers for simply doing their job

David Greene does not want to start his year as leader of the solicitors’ profession by picking a fight with the government.Last month, days after Priti Patel [...]

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Factory workers on less than minimum wage ‘robbed’ of £27m in three months

Factory workers on less than minimum wage ‘robbed’ of £27m in three months

FACTORY workers have been “robbed of tens of millions in wages” in just a few months, Home Secretary Priti Patel was told yesterday in a call for urgent action [...]

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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 [...]

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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.

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Legal firm trying to block migrant deportations deny they're 'lefty lawyers'

Legal firm trying to block migrant deportations deny they're 'lefty lawyers'

A LEGAL firm that tries to prevent deportation of migrants has denied being “Leftie lawyers”. But Duncan Lewis Solicitors’ response to Home Secretary Priti Pat [...]

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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 [...]

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Lawyers claim knife attack at law firm was inspired by Priti Patel's rhetoric

Lawyers claim knife attack at law firm was inspired by Priti Patel's rhetoric

London firm blames recent violent assault on home secretary’s remarks that ‘activist lawyers’ were frustrating the removal of migrants

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Alf Dubs: Priti Patel’s anti-migrant rhetoric is unworthy of a British home secretary

Alf Dubs: Priti Patel’s anti-migrant rhetoric is unworthy of a British home secretary

When Alf Dubs was six years old, his mother was kicked down the stairs by Nazi soldiers. Married to a Jewish man in German-occupied Czechoslovakia, she had req [...]

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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 [...]

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Nimco Ali to help create new strategy to tackle violence against women and girls

Nimco Ali to help create new strategy to tackle violence against women and girls

Priti Patel recruits campaigner, godmother to Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds' son, as adviser to shape new approach

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Priti Patel’s dangerous rhetoric puts us at risk of harm, say lawyers

Priti Patel’s dangerous rhetoric puts us at risk of harm, say lawyers

Inflammatory language used by Boris Johnson and Priti Patel is putting the lives of lawyers at risk, Scotland’s leading legal bodies have claimed.The prime min [...]

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North East police forces to receive £1.6m to fight coronavirus rule breaking

North East police forces to receive £1.6m to fight coronavirus rule breaking

Cash comes as Home Secretary Priti Patel suggests rising infection rates are caused by people disobeying the rules

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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” [...]

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Lawyers fight back over Priti Patel’s ‘dangerous’ asylum claims

Lawyers fight back over Priti Patel’s ‘dangerous’ asylum claims

The prime minister and home secretary have been criticised for lashing out at “leftie lawyers” who defend migrants.In her speech at the virtual Conservative Pa [...]

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£1.8m for West Mids Police to enforce lockdown rules

£1.8m for West Mids Police to enforce lockdown rules

Home Secretary Priti Patel suggests the extra cash is needed because some people have ignored coronavirus restrictions

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