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Union threatens to withdraw staff from Immigration Removal Centre

A union is threatening to withdraw 143 members of staff from Morton Hall Immigration Removal Centre in Lincolnshire, claiming they're being subjected to abuse on a daily basis.

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Immigration centre abuse claims

A union claims more needs to be done to protect staff at an immigration detention centre in Lincolnshire, because they're being subjected to abuse and having to deal with gang fights.

The Prison Officers Association are calling on the UK Border Agency to review the mix of detainees at Morton Hall immigration removal centre. As well as for a zero tolerance approach on violence to be introduced. Kate Hemingway reports.

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