All posts tagged: "Scotland"

  1. Dungavel stays open . . . but there are alternatives

    We learned on Friday 3 February that the Home Office would not be appealing Renfrewshire Council’s refusal of planning permission for its proposed Short Term…

  2. “Control your emotions”: immigration bail hearings and the role of the cautioner

    In this post, Susannah Paul and Daniel Ferguson blog about the Immigration Bail Observation Project Scotland and the new resources they have developed to assist…

  3. Missing

    Over three quarters of people leaving Dungavel are released back into the community. SDV’s Life After Detention project works with some of them to enable…

  4. Life after immigration detention as “detention without walls”

    In this blog, SDV volunteer and MRes student, Bridget Holtom, reflects on a collaborative research project recently undertaken by SDV with people released on bail…

  5. Parliamentary debate on the detention inquiry, 10 September 2015

    On Thursday 10 September, MPs will debate the findings of the Detention Inquiry Report. Will your MP be there? This debate will be the first opportunity…

  6. EVENT: ‘Expensive, ineffective and unjust’ – challenging immigration detention

    Scottish Detainee Visitors and Glasgow Refugee, Asylum and Migration Network invite you to a discussion event as part of Refugee Festival Scotland 2015 Wednesday 17 June…