Two arrested after immigration officers swoop on Lancaster takeaway

Latest news.
Latest news.

Two men could be deported after being arrested at a Lancaster takeaway on suspicion of immigration offences.

Immigration officers swooped on Nice & Spicy in Church Street on Thursday evening.

Two Bangladeshi men aged 29 and 30 were arrested and later released on immigration bail while steps are in place to remove them from the UK.

A Home Office spokesperson said: “We would urge members of the public with information about suspected immigration abuse to get in touch.”

Anyone with information about suspected immigration abuse can contact or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Employers unsure of the steps they need to take to avoid employing illegal workers can go to or can call the Employers Helpline on 0300 123 4699.