Mount Trenchard direct provision centre, Limerick: it is claimed it is  “used as a centre of last resort” within the direct provision system, while  it  has been described by the Irish Refugee Council as “one of the worst in the system”.  Photograph:  Brian Gavin/Press 22

An organisation working to support the rights of migrants in the midwest has called for a centre housing asylum seekers in Limerick to be closed down,(...)