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Reader’s letter: Time to think again over policy

So, our MP Robert Jenrick has resigned from his role as immigration minister over disagreements with Prime Minister Rishi Sunak over the government’s Rwanda policy.

Most sensible people could see from the start that sending migrants to Rwanda was a flawed concept and clearly open to legal challenge after legal challenge.

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While, sadly, I have no doubt the idea would have been a vote winner for some — and the Tories will need all the votes they can muster at the next election — it is the wrong option.

Some of those coming on boats may not have anything to offer our society but a majority will bring vital skills that this country needs at the minute so perhaps we should give them a chance.

It is time to think again. — A. CLOKE, Newark.

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