Ice cream creators Ben and Jerry’s have sparked a Twitter row after they challenged Priti Patel over migration in the English Channel.
Lee Anderson has defended Priti Patel over migrant boat crossings in the Channel, saying she is “working damn hard” to tackle the issue.
The Brexit Party leader criticised Boris Johnson over migrant boat crossings after 4,000 people reached the UK via the Channel in 2020.
The Tory MP urged the government to look beyond the English Channel after a record number of migrants arrived on UK shores yesterday.
Shadow home secretary Nick Thomas-Symonds has accused the government of a “lack of competence” in dealing with migrant boat crossings.
A record number of migrants reached the UK yesterday, as Priti Patel announced a “new operational approach” to tackling the issue.