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Immigration Centre Rooftop Protest

A security alert has been sparked at an immigration centre near Lincoln after a man was spotted on the roof.

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Immigration centre detainee scales roof

The UK Border Agency has confirmed the demonstrator on the roof of the Morton Hall centre in Swinderby near Lincoln is a detainee of the immigration centre.

"There is currently a peaceful protest ongoing at Morton Hall in which one detainee has scaled the roof.

"We are working with the Prison Service to resolve the situation."

– UK Border Agency spokesperson

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