Harmondsworth: story of those detained within the walls

This blog post was written by Susannah Wilcox, who is an Advocacy Co-ordinator at Detention Action.  Working in this capacity, she regularly visits and runs workshops in Harmondsworth detention centre. This story of Harmondsworth Immigration Removal Centre (IRC) is not mine to tell.  It is the story of those detained within its walls. Some of them were moved there on the [...]

2015-10-23T18:02:53+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|

A Letter to Harmondsworth

This letter was written by Shariff who was detained in Harmondsworth Immigration Removal Centre. ====================================================================== Dear Harmondsworth IRC, I know you are very busy at the moment but I have a few questions about the three months you held me in detention. Why do the rooms in Harmondsworth feel like you are living in a coffin? Do you do this on [...]

2014-10-28T08:00:22+00:00 October 28th, 2014|