Media Reports Archive : June 2017

New body could oversee EU citizens' rights in UK

Ministers are looking at creating a new body to oversee EU citizens' rights in the UK .

Sky News - 29 Jun 2017

Italy threatens to close ports to migrant ships

As thousands of migrants take advantage of calm seas to sail from Libya to Europe, Italy has threatened to close its ports to the influx.

The Times - 29 Jun 2017

The top UK destinations for the rising number of people giving up on London

More and more people are taking the decision to up-sticks from their London homes and move elsewhere, according to ONS data.

Daily Telegraph - 28 Jun 2017

Bad border controls are worse than none at all, writes Dominic Lawson

If the housing, health and transport infrastructure takes no account of the unrecorded population increase, the result is social discontent.

The Times - 26 Jun 2017

May unveils 'fair and serious' offer on EU citizens

About three million EU citizens living in the UK would be allowed to stay after Brexit, Theresa May has proposed.

BBC News - 23 Jun 2017

Letter to the Editor by George Rzevski - 'Low productivity'

If you tighten up employment law and make it more difficult for businesses to employ cheap immigrant labour, businesses would start investing in IT.

The Times - 23 Jun 2017

Immigration fuels the sharpest annual population rise for nearly 70 years – as number jumps by 538,000

Lord Green, chairman of the Migration Watch think tank, warned that Britain was at a “turning point”.

The Sun - 23 Jun 2017

We are fragmented and exist in our own little bubbles

Minorities are seeing a very different version of the world to the majority and that entrenches social divisions.

The Times - 20 Jun 2017

Germany proposes soft Brexit deal to keep Theresa May in Downing Street

Germany has offered a soft Brexit with continued access to Europe’s single market in return for a British concession on free movement.

The Times - 19 Jun 2017

Home Office estimates 150,000 illegal migrants: Figure is almost half as much as the official total with claims true scale of the influx 'has been hidden'

A damning report claims that illegal immigration in Britain may be running at 150,000 a year.

Daily Mail - 19 Jun 2017

Will Theresa May now have to change Brexit plans?

Before Remainers get swept up in their moment, and their ambitions swell, it's worth pondering what possibly might be on the table.

BBC News - 13 Jun 2017

May has a rock-solid mandate to deliver a Brexit for all parts of Britain, writes Christopher Howarth

The Prime Minister now has a historic cross-party mandate drawn from all parts of the UK to help deliver Brexit.

Conservative Home - 13 Jun 2017

May is blind to the threat of extremism

The PM is as oblivious to the links between segregation, deprivation and jihadism as she was when home secretary.

The Times - 6 Jun 2017

Jeremy Corbyn branded a popular clamp down on illegal immigrants as ‘a racist attack’

MWUK Chairman Lord Green said: “It is surely wrong in principle that anyone who has no right to be in this country should be drawing benefits.'

The Sun - 2 Jun 2017

Migrants' new route to Europe: Number of refugees using perilous crossing from Morocco to Spain TRIPLES in a year as other routes are shut down

The number of migrants using a perilous new sea route across the Mediterranean from Morocco to Spain has more than tripled in a year, it has emerged.

Daily Mail - 1 Jun 2017


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