Recent Media Reports

Boris Johnson accused of opening ‘backdoor route’ to Britain by binning tough foreign student controls

Alp Mehmet, Migration Watch chair, stormed: “This unwise and retrograde step will likely lead to foreign graduates staying on to stack shelves.'

The Sun - 12 Sep 2019

Ministers reverse May-era student visa rules

Alp Mehmet, Migration Watch UK chair, said: 'There is no need to devalue a study visa by turning it into a backdoor route for working here.'

BBC News - 12 Sep 2019

This is a full-blown Channel migrant crisis. We need action, not words

The number of clandestine attempts to cross the Channel by boat appears to have grown substantially over the past year, says Migration Watch UK.

Conservative Woman - 2 Sep 2019

Is a merit based immigration system the best way to address a country's labour shortage?

Neil Anderson, of Migration Watch UK, Demetrios Papademetriou of Migration Policy Institute and Madeleine Sumption of Migration Observatory discuss.

BBC World Service - 2 Aug 2019

Boris Johnson axes Theresa May's vow to lower immigration to the 'tens of thousands'

In a statement to the House of Commons he said: “No-one believes more strongly than me in the benefits of migration to our country.'

Politics Home - 26 Jul 2019

It would be a huge mistake if the next PM does away with immigration targets

The Conservatives must have a clear objective to cut immigration overall.

Daily Telegraph - 19 Jul 2019

Most people think it is right to reduce migration

Net migration adds a city the size of Newcastle upon Tyne to the population each year.

Conservative Home - 17 Jul 2019

Refugees living on British military base in Cyprus allowed to settle in UK

Five refugee families are being resettled in the UK.

Channel 4 - 17 Jul 2019

UK's Boris Johnson pledges post-Brexit migration controls

Migration Watch UK criticized Johnson for not promising migration would fall. 'There is no mention whatever of reducing net migration.'

Agence France-Presse - 1 Jul 2019

The people have lost patience with an immigration system built on lies

Why let basic facts get in the way of a botched liberal elite mission?

Daily Telegraph - 1 Jul 2019

Consultation? No, a rubber stamp for more immigration

The government should listen to what the public really think about mass immigration in forming its policies.

Conservative Woman - 21 Jun 2019

Global population could hit 10.9 BILLION by the end of the century, UN predicts

The UN Population Division predicts there will be 10.9 billion people by 2100.

Daily Mail - 19 Jun 2019

John Cleese has a point about London

London has changed enormously in recent years, but it has become tantamount to a speechcrime to say anything critical.

Spiked - 7 Jun 2019

What the UK population will look like by 2061 under hard, soft or no Brexit scenarios

Under all scenarios, the UK population is projected to become more ethnically diverse and older, and to continue to grow.

The Conversation - 31 May 2019


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