Migration

Friday, January 11, 2019

Friday, January 11, 2019

Migrants come to UK believing the streets are ‘paved with gold’, says Theresa May's ex-immigration director

Migrants come to UK believing the streets are ‘paved with gold’, says Theresa May's ex-immigration director

Migrants come to UK believing it is ‘paved with gold’, says immigration expert

Immigration expert David Wood has said that migrants have an “unrealistic expectation” of the UK and believe that the streets are “paved with gold”.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019

The perception that 'all migrants want to come to Britain' is not true, says aid worker

The perception that 'all migrants want to come to Britain' is not true, says aid worker

Perception that 'all migrants want to come to UK' is not true, says aid worker

Aid worker Rob Lawrie, who works with asylum seekers in camps in France, says the perception they want to settle in the UK over other countries is 'rhetoric' fuelled by the media and controversial figures

Monday, December 31, 2018

Monday, December 31, 2018

Crossing

Tim Loughton MP: France 'needs to do an awful lot more' to stop migrants crossing the Channel

France 'needs to do an awful lot more' to stop migrants crossing the Channel

Conservative MP Tim Loughton has called for France to "clamp down" on people traffickers smuggling refugees and asylum seekers across the English Channel.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Thursday, December 20, 2018

What does the immigration white paper mean for post-Brexit migration?

What does the immigration white paper mean for post-Brexit migration?

What does the immigration white paper mean for post-Brexit migration?

Sajid Javid has announced some of the UK's post-Brexit immigration plans in the delayed white paper

Friday, November 30, 2018

Friday, November 30, 2018

Migration figures 'not looking good for a government that wants to reduce migration'

Migration figures 'not looking good for a government that wants to reduce migration'

Migration figures 'not looking good for a government that wants to reduce migra

Migration Watch spokesman Neil Anderson comments on non-EU migration being at its highest level since 2004

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Austria refuses to sign global UN pact to manage migration

Austria refuses to sign global UN pact to manage migration

Austria refuses to sign global UN pact to manage migration

Austria's vice chancellor said migration 'is not a human right'

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Migration: what did the Migration Advisory Committee's report say?

Migration: what did the Migration Advisory Committee's report say?

Migration: what did the Migration Advisory Committee's report say?

The Migration Advisory Committee released a report with recommendations on how to handle migration after Brexit

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Thursday, August 23, 2018

EU net migration to the UK has fallen to its lowest level since 2012

EU net migration to the UK has fallen to its lowest level since 2012

Around 87,000 more long-term migrants arrived from the bloc than left in the year to the end of March.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Afghan man whose deportation was stopped by activist 'will still be deported'

Afghan man whose deportation was stopped by activist 'will still be deported'

Afghan man whose deportation was stopped by activist 'will still be deported'

Swedish police say the 52-year-old Afghan man, who has not been identified, will be removed from the country at a later date after a student protester interrupted his deportation

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

'Two thirds of net migration to the UK was non-EU', says Migration Watch

'Two thirds of net migration to the UK was non-EU', says Migration Watch

It comes as the official figures show a drop in net migration from the EU.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Friday, July 13, 2018

Sadiq Khan has done a 'terrible job' on terrorism, says Donald Trump

Sadiq Khan has done a 'terrible job' on terrorism, says Donald Trump

Sadiq Khan has done a 'terrible job' on terrorism, says Donald Trump

Sadiq Khan said Donald Trump should 'explain' his comments

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

The statistics were released by a Freedom of Information request

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

James Whale gave Jonathan Rees-Evans a rough ride on his show

Ukip's Jonathan Rees-Evans explains his 'pay them £9,000 to leave Britain' policy

Ukip's Jonathan Rees-Evans explains his 'pay them £9,000 to leave' policy

James Whale suggests Rees-Evans leave the UK for Tanzania in heated interview

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Migrants allegedly drowned deliberately off Yemen coast by smugglers

Migrants 'drowned deliberately off Yemen coast by smugglers'

Migrants 'drowned deliberately off Yemen coast by smugglers'

The International Organisation for Migration said shallow graves for 29 people had been found on a beach in Shabwa

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Man 'with neo-Nazi links' admits driving into Iraqi demonstrations in Sweden

'Neo-Nazi' admits ploughing vehicle into Iraqi demonstration in Sweden

'Neo-Nazi' admits ploughing vehicle into Iraqi demonstration in Sweden

The demonstrations were taking place outside the Migration Agency in protest against stricter asylum rules

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

'The fight against terrorism needs big brains, big thoughts and then practical actions', says journalist

Jeremy Corbyn is right to flag police cuts, says journalist

Jeremy Corbyn is right to flag police cuts, says journalist

Evening Standard defence editor Robert Fox tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that superficial slogans won't get us anywhere

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Dams were erected on the roads leading to the port to attempt to board trucks bound for England before the jungle was dismantled

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Ministers scramble to make immigration plan due to fears Emmanuel Macron will end UK border controls at Calais

Ministers 'racing to finalise immigration plan over fears Emmanuel Macron will scrap Calais border'

UK ministers 'fear Emmanuel Macron will scrap Calais border controls'

The Telegraph is claiming government ministers are preparing to implement an immigration plan in the event that the new president ends UK border checks on French soil

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

'Labour's tax policy is shambolic and it won't work', says Iain Duncan Smith

Iain Duncan Smith warns Emmanuel Macron: 'French people will suffer if you take a hardline on Brexit'

Iain Duncan Smith says Emmanuel Macron is an 'absolute threat' to France

Iain Duncan Smith believes if Labour implemented its tax plans, it wouldn't have enough money to fund its policies

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Four men on trial in Germany for allegedly hunting and beating refugee to death

Four 'refugee hunters' on trial in Germany accused of beating asylum seeker to death

Four 'refugee hunters' on trial in Germany accused of beating man to death

The case is linked to the rise of so called 'vigilante mobs' which hunt asylum seekers

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Fire rips through migrant camp in northern France

Fire rips through migrant camp in northern France

Fire rips through migrant camp in northern France

The Grande-Synthe camp near Dunkirk was devastated after a fight broke out which triggered the fire

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Leaked Cabinet document leads to accusations Theresa May 'sabotaged' Government plan to explain immigration benefits for Britain

Brexit: Theresa May 'sabotaged' pro-immigration campaign, cabinet document suggests

Theresa May 'sabotaged' pro-immigration campaign, cabinet document suggests

The Prime Minister has been accused of blocking a bid to explain the positive benefits during the EU referendum after a Cabinet document leaked to The Independent

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

The third day of the operation to dismantle the migrant camp began with the first demolition work

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Calais Jungle children: Lord Alf Dubs calls for greater focus on safety over age

UK Calais Jungle children: Lord Alf Dubs says we must focus on safety, not age

Lord Alf Dubs demands we focus on Calais children's safety, not their age

There have been some questions as to whether some of the children arriving into the UK this week are really children