are in operation up and down the country and we ask all MPs in the West Midlands, whatever political party, to support the Bill for regulation.
But some prefer the 'no questions asked ' gangmasters
and there may be as many as 75,000 illegal labourers.
THIS is the man who gangmasters
turn to when they find themselves in trouble with the Gangmasters
Licensing Authority (GLA).
Licensing Authority (GLA) has pledged to target companies and individuals who profit by employing Eastern European and Asian workers to staff food factories and farms across the region.
have had their licences revoked after an investigation into the treatment of Polish and Lithuanian gang labour used to pick flowers.
But people such as the gangmasters
who exploit people like Li should be deported.
are operating in Wales exploiting immigrant workers, a leading founder of Poland's Solidarity movement warned yesterday.
Lin Liang Ren sold the produce to local gangmasters
who then sold it on to fish businesses.
A new Gangmasters
Licensing Act comes into force next year, making it illegal for labour providers to operate without licenses, and it will be an offence for anyone to use an unlicensed gangmaster
Superintendent Simon Bailey, of Norfolk Police, said: 'These people are modern-day slaves working 15-hour days, living in overcrowded, unsuitable conditions and paid a pittance while gangmasters
live in luxury and launder the profits.
More than 40 people were in custody today following one of the UK's biggest investigations into the employment of illegal immigrants by gangmasters