Councils to receive rate rise for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children

Nina Jacobs
Thursday, May 9, 2019

Councils supporting unaccompanied asylum-seeking children are to receive an increased day rate which for the first time does not take into account the child's age or when they entered the UK.

"Several hundred" more children from the Calais camp will arrive in Britain, the Home Secretary has said. Picture: Nathan Clarke
"Several hundred" more children from the Calais camp will arrive in Britain, the Home Secretary has said. Picture: Nathan Clarke

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