Asylum seekers in UK housed in converted hostel with prison cells

Asylum seekers are being housed by the Home Office in a former courthouse turned hostel which promised nights in “an authentic prison cell” to backpackers.

Hundreds of people are understood to be place in facility – which appears to have been a form of court and prison cell ‘theme park’ accommodation – including some who were imprisoned in the past in home countries, like Libya.

Read the full article on this link to The Guardian