G4S and Serco sign asylum deal

G4S and Serco signed contracts with the UK Border Agency yesterday to deliver services such as accommodation and transport to asylum seekers. The five-year deal with G4S, the world’s largest security firm, is worth £203m in centres in the Midlands and across the north. Meanwhile Serco will provide services in the north west, Scotland, and Ireland in the £175m five-year deal.