WikiWirral 14yrs online 24/7 365 days a year.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,009,245
Topics74,590
Members12,770
Forums66
Posts in last 24hrs61
Most Online7,831
Apr 8th, 2013
Who's Online Now
49 registered members (alan128, 11 invisible), 1,305 guests, and301 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
10yr old Reprimanded
by fish5133. 19th Oct 2018 7:57pm
Wirral War Gaming Club Opening Night .. FREE Entry
by WargamerNik. 17th Oct 2018 9:41am
New Brighton Sunset
by buddy. 15th Oct 2018 11:37am
Auntie Beeb Goes Gay
by fish5133. 13th Oct 2018 12:34am
New Wirral History
757 Rocks Wallasey Road Liscard
by derekdwc. 16th Oct 2018 8:04pm
756 Scrap Yard Wallasey Road Liscard
by derekdwc. 16th Oct 2018 8:00pm
755 Beer Keg Wallasey Road Liscard
by derekdwc. 16th Oct 2018 7:55pm
Mersey Tunnel tolls, 1934
by yoller. 21st Sep 2018 9:32am
1970's Murder in Central Park, Wallasey
by cutespam. 4th Aug 2018 11:28am
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
No more bridge, never be the same
Over Exposed Crash Site
Topic Replies
Bus Birkenhead to Llangollen
by fish5133. 21st Oct 2018 2:15am
More threats to Wirral's Green Belt
by diggingdeeper. 20th Oct 2018 11:35pm
Dumb and dumber
by granny. 20th Oct 2018 11:27pm
What song are you listening to?
by Dilly. 20th Oct 2018 9:18pm
Old adult bikes wanted cheap or free?
by rhoobarb2002. 20th Oct 2018 7:43pm
Processed Meat
by ShySusie. 20th Oct 2018 10:59am
756 Scrap Yard Wallasey Road Liscard
by ShySusie. 20th Oct 2018 8:37am
1970's Murder in Central Park, Wallasey
by ShySusie. 20th Oct 2018 6:53am
Panther on the Loose!
by ShySusie. 19th Oct 2018 3:54pm
October
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
1950's Museum Denbigh
by cools. 13th Oct 2018 10:13am
Giant Puppets Wirral
by ShySusie. 9th Oct 2018 8:14am
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Child Migrants #1023984
19th Oct 2016 6:34pm
19th Oct 2016 6:34pm
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 15,714
Wirral
granny Offline OP
Wiki Master
granny  Offline OP
Wiki Master
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 15,714
Wirral

Who thinks there should be dental checks on child migrants ?


Another question and maybe someone knows the answer; if these child migrants such as Afghanistan migrants already have fathers or brothers in this country, how did they get here and I assume they are illegal immigrants who have come through illegal avenues ? So why would they still be here and allowed to bring their families too ? You wouldn't leave your children behind would you, expecting them to travel through Europe the way that they have had to do so ?


Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
~Chief Seattle
Google Ads
Re: Child Migrants [Re: granny] #1024018
19th Oct 2016 8:48pm
19th Oct 2016 8:48pm
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,423
Wirral
V
venice Offline

Forum Guardian
venice  Offline

Forum Guardian
V
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,423
Wirral
If the existing families are illegals - they wouldnt participate in taking over the 'children' I dont think , because they'd be found out ? Just a thought. Im sure we must have had some legal Afghans in the past?

No I dont think its fair to do dental checks - they are not accurate apparently , so we would still be giving them the benefit of the doubt.I also think it smacks of pettiness on our part to try and wriggle out of what we agreed . What we should have agreed to do (if legal) is set an age limit of 14 so very few if any, would get through who are older than 18, and then if there are places left in the quota , take up to 16's , then up to 18's last of all. Also think theres a case to take ALL under 13's whether rellies here or not , with arrangement for them to only have temp right to be here , and no right to bring relatives to follow them .

Re: Child Migrants [Re: granny] #1024033
19th Oct 2016 9:51pm
19th Oct 2016 9:51pm
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 12,006
Birkenhead
diggingdeeper Offline

Wiki Master
diggingdeeper  Offline

Wiki Master
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 12,006
Birkenhead
They should have asked a dentist first - no dentist can accurately determine age from the person's teeth.

Its an interesting conundrum, how to tell a person's chronological age, I am pretty sure it can't be done. Attempting to assess biological age is pointless as there is no formula to cross-link the two.


In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act. George Orwell

We should judge our economy by the absence of poverty, not the number of billionaires - Jeremy Corbyn
Re: Child Migrants [Re: granny] #1024042
20th Oct 2016 12:51am
20th Oct 2016 12:51am
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 15,714
Wirral
granny Offline OP
Wiki Master
granny  Offline OP
Wiki Master
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 15,714
Wirral
It's a tricky one. With a number of 300 being given refuge to protect them from trafficking and abuse, it would seem that those children in need are not all likely to be included, due to over 18's taking the places.

As someone also remarked tonight on TV. One case of an over 18, got involved in an offence and was put into a children's unit. There are also over 18's being sent to school with children.


Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
~Chief Seattle

Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Bus Birkenhead to Llangollen
by ShySusie. 20th Oct 2018 11:11am
Dumb and dumber
by cools. 19th Oct 2018 7:01pm
Panther on the Loose!
by ShySusie. 19th Oct 2018 3:54pm
The Budget of ... when?
by Norton. 17th Oct 2018 11:11pm
Why has Wiki
by Dilly. 17th Oct 2018 10:38am
For Sale & Free
two bar stools & 1 Computer chair Free
by gerry1. 10th Oct 2018 12:50pm
Ariston hifi amplifier £40, speakers £20
by montyz. 10th Oct 2018 10:44am
Selection of boys trainers size 12 and 13
by lauren_lfc89. 24th Sep 2018 5:30pm
Old adult bikes wanted cheap or free?
by mike1965. 24th Sep 2018 9:24am
Electric Bass Guitar / and amp
by gerrymoore. 22nd Sep 2018 8:54am
Member Spotlight
starakita
starakita
between heaven & hell
Posts: 2,337
Joined: October 2009
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
JMaclean, Csones, jonesh, DavidDaniels, Paulc76
12770 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Bus Birkenhead to Llangollen
by ShySusie. 20th Oct 2018 11:11am
Why has Wiki
by Dilly. 17th Oct 2018 10:38am
Bromborough
by venice. 16th Oct 2018 4:14pm
Handyperson
by lincle. 12th Oct 2018 10:58am
Capital and Innovation
by bliplandy. 8th Oct 2018 8:14am
News : New Topics
Dumb and dumber
by cools. 19th Oct 2018 7:01pm
Panther on the Loose!
by ShySusie. 19th Oct 2018 3:54pm
The Budget of ... when?
by Norton. 17th Oct 2018 11:11pm
Bulldog Bites Scotsman
by ShySusie. 11th Oct 2018 2:08pm
New Thames Tunnel
by Norton. 10th Oct 2018 6:35pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Buy and Sell car?
by fish5133. 16th Oct 2018 8:31pm
Flu Vaccine 2018
by Moonstar. 9th Oct 2018 1:06pm
Ghost In The Bedroom!
by ShySusie. 6th Oct 2018 1:27pm
Processed Meat
by granny. 3rd Oct 2018 9:41am
Black Dog Hauntings!!!
by ShySusie. 1st Oct 2018 4:17pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Sun 7:51am
Sunset Sun 6:02pm
Local Time Sun 8:27am
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1