Media Reports Archive : August 2020

Net migration at highest level in four years

It is at the highest level since the EU referendum in June 2016.

28 Aug 2020 - Media Report: The Times
We can no longer escape from the necessity of borders

Without borders, we cannot protect the people who live within them.

20 Aug 2020 - Media Report: Daily Telegraph
Tories accused of losing control of illegal Channel migration

Migration across the Channel is surging. Migration Watch UK called on the government to address pull factors.

17 Aug 2020 - Media Report: The Times
Channel migration - Cash handouts act as 'no lose pull factor'

Migration Watch UK said only a tiny minority of those who have arrived via the Channel have been returned.

17 Aug 2020 - Media Report: Daily Mail
Cross-Channel migrants flown back to France and Germany

14 migrants were taken to France and Germany after the Home Office fouund they already claimed asylum in one of the EU states.

13 Aug 2020 - Media Report: The Times
Immigration still too high – poll

Migration Watch UK said most recent polling found that 54 per cent think immigration has been too high over the past decade.

7 Aug 2020 - Media Report: Mail Online
120 Channel migrants intercepted as Priti Patel plans tougher asylum laws

The UK has taken three times as many asylum seekers from EU states as it sent back. Migration Watch UK said the Dublin agreement had 'backfired'

5 Aug 2020 - Media Report: The Times
Channel migrants: More boats follow busiest day on record

'Multiple' migrant boats have been picked up by Border Force in the English Channel, the coastguard said.

3 Aug 2020 - Media Report: BBC News


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