A selection of recent media reports


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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)

Sham wedding planner jailed after immigration officials found camera full of pictures she took of bo…
Sham wedding planner jailed after immigration officials found camera full of pictures she took of bogus couples walking down the aisle Audrone ...
Mail On Sunday (18-Nov-2014)

Labour's five-point plan to tackle immigration
Labour's five-point plan to tackle immigration Labour's Yvette Cooper has unveiled a five-point plan to tackle immigration, as part of what she...
ITV.com (18-Nov-2014)

Migrant labour 'is being exploited' to undercut wages
and risked being "left behind". An alternative, progressive approach to immigration is needed, she said, based on what is "good for Britain and...
ITV.com (18-Nov-2014)

Shadow minister vows 'practical debate' on immigration
Shadow minister vows 'practical debate' on immigration Labour's Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper has promised a "practical and sensible debate "
ITV.com (18-Nov-2014)

Sham marriage organiser jailed and bogus brides sentenced
...Scipanova, 30, and Asta Norvaisiene, 39, also admitted breaching immigration law. They were given one year in prison and six-months suspended...
BBC News - Wales (17-Nov-2014)

David Cameron may seek only short-term EU migration limits, says Major
...short-term EU migration limits, says Major Former PM says he sees immigration as 'a shortish-term problem' David Cameron may seek only temporary...
The Independent (17-Nov-2014)

Portugal interior minister resigns over 'golden visa' probe

Financial Times (17-Nov-2014)

Immigrants are "changing schools" says Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith
...Work Secretary called an academic report which said that European Union migrants contributed £20billion to the UK economy in the 10 Schools are...
Mirror.co.uk (17-Nov-2014)

Eastbourne immigration officers arrest 14 after boat tries to dock
Eastbourne immigration officers arrest 14 after boat tries to dock Thirteen Albanian men and a boy have been detained trying to get into the...
BBC News England (16-Nov-2014)

Migrant surge across Med continues as Italy rescues 900
...the bloc's coastline. Organisations including Amnesty International and the UN refugee agency UNHCR have warned this will lead to more deaths .
Mail Online (15-Nov-2014)

Oxford University dons in immigration removal centre plea
Oxford University dons in immigration removal centre plea Oxford University academics are calling on David Cameron to release detainees at a...
BBC News England (15-Nov-2014)

Church of England urges end of 'legal limbo' for asylum seekers
Church of England urges end of legal limbo for asylum seekers Bishops say indefinite detention has led to stress on families, a feeling of unsafety...
The Guardian (15-Nov-2014)

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