On Tuesday (8th December) Tim Farron introduced a Bill to Parliament to offer save haven to 3,000 unaccompanied refugee children from Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, and Eritrea displaced by conflict and present within the European Union.
The full text of his speech is below.
Tim Farron MP said:
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