UK immigration

  1. A Ghanaian nurse's story

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    Video caption: Nurses from outside the UK form a vital part of the country's medical workforce

    Nurses from outside the UK form a vital part of the country's medical workforce. Cecilia Anim travelled to England in 1972 and fought prejudice to make her mark on the profession.

  2. The Land of Lost Content

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    Video caption: The 1950s were a period of apparent calm and prosperity, but many were hungry for change.

    Presented by Andrew Marr. The 1950s were a period of apparent calm, order and prosperity for Britain, but much of the populace was hungry for change.

  3. Paradise Lost

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    Video caption: As the 1960s progress, Britain looks to modern technology and a fairer, liberated future.

    Presented by Andrew Marr. As the 1960s progress, Harold Wilson takes centre stage in a rapidly changing Britain as the country looks to a fairer, liberated future.

  4. Black Nurses: The Women Who Saved the NHS

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    Video caption: How Caribbean and African women came to the UK to save the then ailing health service.

    Documentary which tells the story of the thousands of Caribbean and African women who answered the call 70 years ago to come to the UK to save the then ailing health service.

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    Video caption: Brexit: Covid holds up baby's request for settled status

    Mirasol's father says he has been unable to travel to retrieve her documents during the pandemic.

  6. A Deadly Trade

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    Video caption: Even through lockdown boatloads of refugees made the dangerous crossing by boat to the UK.

    Pictures of jubilant refugees landing on the UK shores throughout lockdown have been a regular feature in the news: their long and dangerous journeys investigated by Sue Mitchell.