Month: November 2010

New Website!

We’re very pleased to have launched our new site, please take a few minutes to look around and feel free to get in touch with your com­ments. We hope that the site will be a use­ful resource for you. To

Volunteers Needed

PAFRAS are look­ing for two ded­ic­ated volun­teers for high respons­ib­il­ity roles with­in the organ­isa­tion. Driver We are look­ing for a driver able to trans­port food par­cels from our food store on Ashton Road Indus­tri­al Estate two minutes down the road

79% of Asylum Seekers are wrongly refused Legal Aid at appeal

A recent report by Devon & Corn­wall Law Centre brings into ques­tion the sys­tem of fund­ing leg­al aid for asylum seekers and the beha­viour and prac­tices of the both the Tribunal Ser­vice and leg­al rep­res­ent­at­ives. The report, which details the

Deportation flight death of father of five

The tra­gic death of Jimmy Mubenga dur­ing his forced deport­a­tion to Angola on Octo­ber 12 can have come as no sur­prise to the Home Office, which has been warned of the like­li­hood of just such an occur­rence on numer­ous occa­sions