This is why an immigration van was in Worthing's town centre

This is why an immigration van was parked in Worthing town centre today.

An immigration enforcement vehicle was parked in Chapel Road on February 21
An immigration enforcement vehicle was parked in Chapel Road on February 21

A Home Office spokesman said that acting on intelligence, it sent immigration officers to a shop in Chapel Road, Worthing this afternoon (February 21).

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A search of the premises was carried out but no illegal workers were found and no further action was taken, they said.