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Migration Watch UK Press Comment on the latest Immigration Statistics, August 2014
Today’s numbers are deeply disappointing with an across the board increase in immigration, a fall in British emigration, and no increase in departures. Net migration at this level is simply not… [Read Full Article]
August 28, 2014

Migration Watch UK Press Comment on Romanian and Bulgarian Labour Migration
Commenting on the figures released in today’s Labour Force Survey, Sir Andrew Green, Chairman of Migration Watch UK, said: "A 13,000 increase in the number of Romanian and Bulgarian workers compared… [Read Full Article]
August 13, 2014

Migration Watch UK Press Comment on Huge Rise in A8 Employment
Commenting on the figures, Sir Andrew Green, Chairman of Migration Watch UK said: "This is the sharpest increase in A8 migration since the boom year of 2007. The fact that it has occurred despite measures… [Read Full Article]
August 13, 2014

Migration Watch UK Press Comment on the Migration Advisory Committee’s report, 'Migrants in Low Skilled Work'
Migration Watch UK Press Comment on the Migration Advisory Committee’s report, 'Migrants in Low Skilled Work', released today. Commenting on the report Sir Andrew Green, Chairman of Migration Watch… [Read Full Article]
July 8, 2014

Press Comment on Mid Year Population Estimates - June 2014
Migration Watch UK comment on the latest population estimates The UK population grew by 400,000 between mid-2012 and mid-2013, just under half of which is the direct result of net migration. Just… [Read Full Article]
June 26, 2014

Migration Watch UK Press Comment on the latest Immigration Statistics
Migration Watch UK Press Comment on the latest Immigration Statistics Commenting Sir Andrew Green, Chairman of Migration Watch UK, said: "These new figures confirm that migration from the EU has… [Read Full Article]
May 22, 2014

Migration Watch UK Press Comment on ONS Labour Market Statistics release of Employment data
Commenting, Sir Andrew Green, Chairman of Migration Watch UK, said: "Quarterly statistics fluctuate but these figures show an increase of 28,000 Romanians and Bulgarians in employment compared to the… [Read Full Article]
May 14, 2014

Many East Europeans work hard but how many pay tax?
About 150,000 pay only £1 a week net tax A new study out today reveals some of the ‘hidden’ costs to the UK taxpayer of the unprecedented wave of low paid Eastern European immigration in the… [Read Full Article]
April 30, 2014

Nick Clegg “lost” half a million migrants in the EU debate
In the recent debate on membership of the European Union Nick Clegg under-estimated the increase in the EU population of the UK by about ½ million - roughly the population of the city of Liverpool. It… [Read Full Article]
April 11, 2014

Migration Watch UK Press Comment on Yvette Cooper's Immigration Speech
Commenting on Yvette Cooper’s speech, Sir Andrew Green, Chairman of Migration Watch UK, said: “This speech is elegant camouflage for the absence of any real policy on the central issue of scale.… [Read Full Article]
April 10, 2014

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