Housing


Social Housing Shows 40,000 Deficit Because Of Record Asylum Numbers

The unprecedented number of asylum-seekers granted permission to stay in the UK in recent years has exceeded the number of new social houses built in the period by nearly 40,000, says a new report out today: The impact of asylum on social housing. In a short summary of the position – following the comments from […]

22nd May 2007 (Asylum, Housing)

‘this Would Only Make A Bad Situation Worse’

CommentaryBy Sir Andrew Green, Chairman of Migration Watch UKThe Daily Telegraph Welcome to Great Britain – the softest touch in the world. That is the message sent out by yesterday’s demonstration in Trafalgar Square. It may have been well intentioned – but it was also deeply misguided. The immigration lobby, together with some church leaders […]

8th May 2007 (Amnesty, Housing)

“strangers Into Citizens”?

Introduction The Roman Catholic Church and others are supporting a "strangers into citizens" campaign. This note summarises the case against it. The Proposal The proposal is that "undocumented migrants" who have been living (illegally) in Britain for four years should be allowed to earn citizenship over a further two year period during which they would […]

4th May 2007 (Amnesty, Economics, Housing)

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