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May accused of report 'cover-up'

Home Secretary Theresa May has been accused of a "cover-up" after she used legal powers to keep parts of a critical inspection into UK border controls secret.

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Home Secretary accused of borders 'cover up'

Theresa May has come under fire for an alleged “cover-up” of failings at the Home Office and hushed up criticism of how UK borders are run.

Theresa May at Heathrow border control Credit: PA

Campaigners and MPs accused the Home Secretary of using legal powers to keep fifteen sections of a report into border controls between the UK and France from the public.

One of the sections kept from secret was a passage on fears from border staff at Calais that resources are stretched.

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