A selection of recent media reports


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Work for six months before claiming dole and tax credits only for full-time jobs: Clegg sets out EU …
...months, Nick Clegg has said in a toughening of Lib Dem policy on immigration . The Deputy Prime Minister also suggests in-work benefits like tax credits ...
Mail Online (26-Nov-2014)

Population soars due to migrant baby boom
Population soars due to migrant baby boom IMMIGRATION accounts for more than four-fifths of Britain s population growth in the past decade, figures ...
Express.co.uk (26-Nov-2014)

The hidden impact of migration: Statistics ignore 1.3 million children born to foreign parents
...migration: Statistics ignore 1.3 million children born to foreign parents Immigration is responsible for 84 per cent of the surge in Britain s population...
Mail Online (26-Nov-2014)

Tax credits 'turned UK into a honeypot for EU immigrants': Worker on minimum wage could receive addi…
...honeypot nation in the European Union, which is why we ve done well controlling immigration by non-EU countries, but that has been offset by quite...
Mail Online (25-Nov-2014)

Ban benefits for five years to halt tide of migrants, PM is told
...Theresa May conceded the Government was unlikely to meet its aim of cutting net immigration to under 100,000 a year by the election. Ahead of Mr...
Express.co.uk (24-Nov-2014)

Labour will take a progressive approach to immigration. But we must address people's concerns
Labour will take a progressive approach to immigration. But we must address people's concerns A stronger and fairer system is the right response ...
NewStatesman (23-Nov-2014)

Migration Target 'Blown Off Course' Says May
Says May Home secretary Theresa May blames Britain's booming economy for blowing immigration targets off course. "No ifs, no buts" - the Prime ...
Sky News (23-Nov-2014)

How to break into Britain: Migrants in Calais offered menu of prices by people smugglers ranging fro…
...week in the back of a lorry in Dunkirk after an explosion. One Afghan migrant, who hopes to get a job in the UK after failing to find work in...
Mail Online (23-Nov-2014)

Theresa May says 'no ifs, no buts' pledge on migration likely to fail
I think a mistake is to let Ukip tow us all off into this anti-immigrant , anti-foreigner stuff, which doesn t have much to do in the modern world ...
The Guardian (23-Nov-2014)

Theresa May admits targeted cuts in UK immigration 'unlikely'

Financial Times (23-Nov-2014)

PM David Cameron told: You must get to grips with immigration
PM David Cameron told: You must get to grips with immigration TORY MPs last night urged David Cameron to toughen border controls urgently to ...
Express.co.uk (22-Nov-2014)

Desperate migrant married stranger in bid to stay in UK with his parents
Desperate migrant married stranger in bid to stay in UK with his parents A desperate migrant married a stranger in a sham wedding in a bid to ...
Manchester Evening News (21-Nov-2014)

Universities need change to immigration rules
Universities need change to immigration rules THERE is growing concern in the university sector about a fall in the number of foreign students ...
Herald Scotland (20-Nov-2014)

Britain took 23.7% of all new 2012 EU citizenships
...a right" and blamed the figures on "uncontrolled" levels of immigration The Home Office insisted British citizenship was a "privilege, not a ...
ITV.com (19-Nov-2014)

May dismisses Labour's plans for extra border guards
...said: "Labour are pretending they can hire 1,000 more immigration staff when their funding model would raise enough money for only 59 new staff...
ITV.com (18-Nov-2014)

Political parties begin war of words over immigration
Political parties begin war of words over immigration Labour will set out plans to pay for 1,000 extra border guards in a speech by the shadow ...
ITV.com (18-Nov-2014)

£10 charge to be introduced for up to 5.5m visitors to the UK, Labour says
...undermines confidence Labour will seek to beef up its pitch to voters on immigration with a pledge to pay for 1,000 extra border guards by imposing...
The Guardian (18-Nov-2014)

Immigrant stowaways seized fleeing from boat in Channel
Immigrant stowaways seized fleeing from boat in Channel A SEA rescue turned into an unlikely game of catch after a motorboat full of illegal ...
Express.co.uk (18-Nov-2014)

Labour in pledge to add 1,000 more staff to borders
...1,000 more staff to borders LABOUR will today beef up its pitch on immigration by pledging to strengthen Britain's borders with 1,000 extra staff...
Herald Scotland (18-Nov-2014)

Labour 'got things wrong' on immigration in the past
Labour 'got things wrong' on immigration in the past The Shadow Home Secretary has admitted Labour "got things wrong" on immigration in the past .
ITV.com (18-Nov-2014)

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