January 31, 2024 5.00 pm

Home Office plans near 5-year stint for asylum centre at RAF Scampton

Councillor reveals the timeline for the proposed development has changed…again

By Local Democracy Reporter

The Home Office is reportedly wanting to use the former RAF Scampton air base as an asylum centre for up to four-and-a-half years.

Although recent legal proceedings have cited documents indicating a development timeline of up to three years, it is understood that the government agency now plans to house up to 2,000 migrants on the site for even longer.

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