§ Mr. David Nicholson
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many persons have been deported from the United Kingdom in each of the past 10 years(a) for being illegal immigrants and (b) for other reasons.
§ Mr. Peter Lloyd
Information on persons removed from the United Kingdom between 1987 and 1988 under the enforcement powers in the Immigration Act 1971, either as illegal entrants or under the deportation process, is published in tables 23 and 24 of "Control of Immigration: Statistics, United Kingdom 1988" (Cm. 726), a copy of which is in the Library.