All posts tagged: "Scottish Detainee Visitors"

  1. 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…

  2. New volunteering opportunities!

    Have you got some spare time you can give to a worthy cause? Would you like to put your skills to good use? Would you…

  3. We’re looking for new management committee members

    Would you like to take a lead in the development of Scottish Detainee Visitors and in the support of people in immigration detention? We are looking for people…

  4. Expensive, ineffective and unjust

    SDV welcomes the report of the Inquiry into the Use of Immigration Detention in the United Kingdom Last week was a remarkable week for anyone…

  5. Change is possible

    In this guest post Detention Forum Coordinator, Eiri Ohtani, blogs about her work with the Forum, its challenges and the possibility of change Almost 15…

  6. My first visit

    New visitor, Emma Hill, describes her first visit to Dungavel with SDV My first visit to Dungavel is on a cold January evening.  I meet…

  7. Why I visit people detained in Dungavel

    Alex Hamilton has been visiting people in Dungavel for nearly 10 years. In this guest blog he explains why he visits. For six years, I…

  8. We have a new and improved website!

    Welcome to Scottish Detainee Visitors’ new and improved website. And our very first blog. This is just one of many exciting changes that will be…