Media Reports Archive : February 2019

Number of vehicles on England's roads jumps by 2.5m in FIVE years

There were 32.2 million vehicles on the country's roads last year - a 7.7% rise from 29.7 million in 2013.

Yorkshire Post - 26 Feb 2019

New figures show record number of people working in Britain from outside the EU

The data shows the number of non-EU nationals in work rose to a record 1.295 million in October to December 2018.

The Times - 19 Feb 2019

Immigration policy must be made for everyone – not just for bigger business

'A substantial majority would like immigration to be reduced”, according to the Migration Observatory.

Conservative Home - 15 Feb 2019

Shadow Brexit Secretary Sir Keir Starmer backs free movement, with Labour facing row over Europe

Sir Keir insisted Labour could 'explore' the so-called Norway-style Brexit.

The Sun - 15 Feb 2019

Government under pressure from MPs and charities to relax family reunion rules for refugees settled in the UK

Current immigration rules only allow adult refugees to apply for their married or civil partners and dependent children under 18 to join them.

The Guardian - 8 Feb 2019

The government’s abject failure to train more UK healthcare staff is inexcusable, says Migration Watch UK

'Why should health systems in the West entice clinical staff from countries where they are often in short supply?', asks Migration Watch UK.

Health Service Journal - 4 Feb 2019

Mass immigration and the growth of inequality

Those who call for ‘open borders’ are facilitating more social and economic inequality, writes Professor James Wickham.

Social Europe - 1 Feb 2019


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