A selection of recent media reports


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Is missing marathon girl seeking asylum? Sierra Leone's fastest ever 5,000 and 10,000 metre runner d…
Is missing marathon girl seeking asylum? Sierra Leone's fastest ever 5,000 and 10,000 metre runner disappears after finishing 20th in London ...
Mail On Sunday (15-Apr-2014)

130,000 shortfall in primary school places as migration and birth rates soar
...130,000 primary school places are needed within three years due to soaring immigration and a high birth rate, figures reveal. An extra 130,000...
Mail On Sunday (12-Apr-2014)

Government forgot to count 350,000 migrants in major blunder
...airports. This now means that between 2001 and 2011 2.5million migrants made their way to the UK. The Office of National Statistics has revealed ...
Daily Star (11-Apr-2014)

We'll lock up the brutal gangmasters, says Labour: Party calls for jail terms for sweatshop owners w…
...illegal immigrants Employers who engage in the wholesale exploitation of illegal immigrant workers would face automatic jail terms, Labour will...
Mail On Sunday (10-Apr-2014)

Labour's pledge to end restrictions on foreign students will increase its appeal to business
...The party's promise to exclude overseas students from any future immigration target puts it on the right side of the economic argument. David...
NewStatesman (10-Apr-2014)

Theresa May defeated over asylum seeker benefits
Theresa May defeated over asylum seeker benefits The home secretary has lost a High Court battle over the financial support given to the poorest...
BBC News UK (09-Apr-2014)

Spring surge: Africans risk lives to reach Europe
...another 700 numbers unheard of in the past. The increasing pressure of African immigration is felt across Europe, with the U.N. reporting a 300...
Mail Online (09-Apr-2014)

Government reveals new crackdown on migrant child benefits
Government reveals new crackdown on migrant child benefits IMMIGRANTS must live in the UK for at least three months to get child benefit and...
Express.co.uk (09-Apr-2014)

Closing the doors to foreign students

Financial Times Print Edition (Europe) (08-Apr-2014)

Trafficked children need guardians
...Chief executive, Asylum Aid, Celia Clarke Director, Bail for Immigration Detainees, Puja Darbari UK director of strategy, Barnardos, Bridget.. .
The Guardian (06-Apr-2014)

Married couples separated by German language test
...including conversational German and some reading and writing skills . "If an immigrant doesn't have to start from scratch but already knows how to...
Mail Online (06-Apr-2014)

Passengers bypass immigration in blunder at Birmingham Airport
Passengers bypass immigration in blunder at Birmingham Airport An investigation is underway after a security blunder at Birmingham International...
ITV.com (05-Apr-2014)

Yashika Bageerathi: a humane asylum policy should be led by law, not emotion
Yashika Bageerathi: a humane asylum policy should be led by law, not emotion Yashika Bageerathi's deportation seemed harsh but so would many ...
The Guardian (05-Apr-2014)

We can't take any more! Residents of deprived borough speak out as it's predicted Britain will need …
...out as it's predicted Britain will need another Manchester to absorb immigration 0 View comments Not so long ago, Pam Dumbleton would have been...
Mail On Sunday (05-Apr-2014)

Deported Mauritian student says she is 'alone and scared' as she arrives back in her home country wi…
...yesterday as the youngster was being driven from Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre in Bedfordshire to Heathrow airport. Even last-minute ...
Mail On Sunday (04-Apr-2014)

"Outstanding" A-Level student deported despite 175,000 backing campaign for her to stay and finish h…
...yesterday as the youngster was being driven from Yarl s Wood Immigration Removal Centre in Bedfordshire to Heathrow airport for an Air Mauritius ...
Mirror.co.uk (03-Apr-2014)

EU migrants flock to 'soft touch' Britain
These statistics are released after campaigners warned that 500,000 EU migrants will flood into the UK over the next five years. The revelations ...
Express.co.uk (03-Apr-2014)

Farage v Clegg - the verdict
...to stay in Europe and who reject UKIP's other views on immigration , working women or gay marriage History will record that Nigel Farage was the...
BBC News - Politics (03-Apr-2014)

Foreign medics working in the NHS will have to be able to speak decent level of English to protect p…
...continue Dying to get into Britain: In one week, four desperate migrants are killed in Calais as they target lorries bound for UK At the moment ,
Mail On Sunday (02-Apr-2014)

There are now almost as many Chinese students on postgraduate courses at English universities as Bri…
...UK. The University and College Union blamed Government rhetoric on immigration for damaging Britain's international reputation as a leading destination...
Mail Online (02-Apr-2014)

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