UK immigration

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    Video caption: Channel deaths: Former asylum-seeker on 'hellish' journey to UK

    Gulwali Passarlay's boat nearly capsized in the Aegean Sea as he fled war in Afghanistan aged 13.

  2. Channel deaths: Is a 'safe and legal' way of coming to the UK needed?

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    Video caption: At least 27 people drowned while heading to the UK when their inflatable boat sank

    At least 27 people drowned while heading to the UK when their inflatable boat sank. French officials say 17 were men, seven were women, and three were children.

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    Video caption: Starmer: Home secretary's plans 'go nowhere'

    The Labour leader says Priti Patel should be doing more, and arrests should've been made before the Channel tragedy.

  4. The Colony

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    Video caption: Documentary about West Indian immigrants now living in Birmingham. (1964)

    Philip Donnellan's film looks at a railwayman from St. Kitts, a bus conductor from Jamaica, singers from Trinidad and a nurse from Barbados, all now living in Birmingham. (1964)

  5. The Unwanted: The Secret Windrush Files

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    Video caption: David Olusoga opens secret government files to explore the Windrush scandal.

    How black immigrants who made Britain their home came face to face with the government's 'hostile environment'. David Olusoga exposes the secret files behind the Windrush scandal.

  6. The Battle for the Channel

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    Video caption: Lucy Williamson meets the police tasked with controlling migration across the Channel.

    Lucy Williamson goes on patrol with the police tasked with controlling migration across the English Channel, and meets the migrants who are determined to outwit them.

  7. Am I British?

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    Video caption: Why the dreams of many young people are being destroyed due to their immigration status.

    Reporter Greg McKenzie meets young people born or brought up in the UK who say Home Office immigration policy treats them as second-class citizens.