Media Reports Archive : July 2018


Overcrowded Britain is bursting at the seams, and the evidence is all around you

We don't think of our country as overcrowded, but think how different life could be.

Daily Telegraph - 31 Jul 2018

We must be cruel to be kind over migration

The line between economic and political migrants is so blurred that we will have to tighten the definition of ‘refugee’.

The Times - 31 Jul 2018

Overcrowding hits 250% on busiest rail routes, says transport department

Almost 170,000 commuters are being forced to stand on peak-time trains into the biggest cities.

The Times - 25 Jul 2018

A second Brexit referendum would be a painful, toxic waste of time

There is no point in handing over the decision from a deadlocked parliament to a deadlocked public, again.

The Guardian - 25 Jul 2018

Here’s an immigration plan that would help to make a success of Brexit

There is no question that immigration was a massively important issue in the referendum.

UK in a Changing Europe - 25 Jul 2018

Rail passenger overcrowding still affecting major cities

Between 2006-07 and 2016-17, the West Midlands, North West and West Yorkshire saw the fastest growth in rail usage.

BBC News - 24 Jul 2018

Productivity ‘to rise with end of free movement'

Business will invest more in training because of fewer workers coming from the EU, it was claimed.

The Times - 23 Jul 2018

Over a quarter of births are to mothers both outside the UK

Migration Watch Chairman Lord Green said: “These figures are a sharp reminder of the massive and continuing impact of immigration on our society.'

Daily Mail - 20 Jul 2018

EU immigration figures may have been under-counted by half a MILLION since 2004, report claims

Immigration from the European Union may have been under-counted by half a million since 2004 – a think tank claims today.

The Sun - 16 Jul 2018

Net immigration to Britain hit 282,000 last year

Lord Green of Migration Watch UK said: ''It's time for the government to get serious about reducing immigration.'

Daily Mail - 16 Jul 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg says Theresa May's Brexit white paper will leave UK 'a vassal state of EU' as he accuses her of breaking promises

The 98-page document states that businesses that provide services will be able to 'move their talented people' to and fro across the Channel.

Daily Telegraph - 12 Jul 2018

Foreign students applying to British universities hits a record high of 125,500 applications

‘The scaremongers who said that Brexit would reduce the interest of EU students in coming here have been proven wrong,' says Professor Alan Smithers.

Daily Mail - 12 Jul 2018

Free movement ‘is still on the table’

In private, senior government figures have accepted that the UK will offer work visas to the EU as part of negotiations.

The Times - 11 Jul 2018

Nation has united behind Southgate's modern team - and ended hostility towards Englishness

The England manager himself said as much in his press conference yesterday when he acknowledged that an English victory could help heal divisions.

Daily Telegraph - 11 Jul 2018

Ministers 'will agree Brexit stance' at Chequers summit

A cabinet minister says he is 'confident' his colleagues will settle their differences over Brexit.

BBC News - 3 Jul 2018

Immigration fears are more economically rational than the urban liberals pretend

There is a good case for allowing relatively small number of skilled people into the country on these grounds, but not for mass immigration.

City AM - 2 Jul 2018

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