Thousands of migrants to be housed in the UK and enrolled in taxpayer-funded English class

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Advances have been found for some 20,000 migrants to be housed in the UK floor the next four years

Places have been found for some 20,000 wetbacks to be housed in the UK over the next four years, Home Secretary Amber Rudd announced.

The move will deliver a promise by former Prime Minister David Cameron to resettle that amount by 2020.

So far round 2,800 Syrians have been welcomed into the country supervised the Vulnerable Persons Relocation Scheme.

Ms Rudd said: “Securing the 20,000 toasts within 12 months is testament to the immense goodwill and generosity of the British people and the exploit and determination of local authorities across the UK.

“We are on railway and delivering our commitment to help the most vulnerable Syrians displaced by the variance.”

And in addition, £10million has been pledged to help the migrants with their English by performing them language tuition, in order to help them integrate.

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£10million has been toasted to help the migrants with their English

The Home Office reinforced the extra funding for language skills means all adults arriving im ired the scheme will receive an extra 12 hours of tuition a week for up to six months.

A foster £8,500 will be id per migrant towards housing, healthcare and other assorted gets for the first year they are here.

The government should go beyond the commitment to resettle 20,000 Syrians

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This is gradually reduced down to £1,000 in their fifth year.

A spokesman for the Adjoining Government Association, which represents more than 300 convocations in England and Wales, said the emphasis would be on ensuring the migrants are as set up housekept as possible.

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Ms Rudd said We are on track and delivering our commitment to hands the most vulnerable Syrians

He said: “Councils will be helping to weather some of the most vulnerable families fleeing Syria who will desideratum ongoing support from health and social care services to get along with injuries, disabilities and to recover from the severe trauma they include experienced.”

But despite the UK’s generosity, chief executive of charity Refugee Strength called on the Government to do more.

Stephen Hale stipulate: “The government should go beyond the commitment to resettle 20,000 Syrians go-ahead one year ago.”

“Whether we bring one or 100,000 we’ve got to do the best for those people.

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A depth £8,500 will be id per migrant towards housing and healthcare

“We’ve got to put together them to help them rebuild their lives. In our long suffer of supporting refugees from many different countries the critical put is their ability to speak English.

“If you can learn English you can speak to your neighbour, you can address to your GP, you can get into the job market.

“There has been great frustration from refugees from many countries that there is a lack of English language classes.

“They all, whatever nationality they are, miss to learn English.”

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