Migration Watch UK

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Dinghies of migrants are small part of ‘significant wedge’ of illegal migration, says Director of Migration Watch UK

Dinghies of migrants are small part of ‘significant wedge’ of illegal migration, says Director of Migration Watch UK

Dinghies of migrants are small part of immigration, says migration expert

Neil Anderson, Executive Director of Migration Watch UK has said that reports of illegal migrants attempting to cross the Channel in dinghies are a “small front-end of a significant wedge”.

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

Friday, November 9, 2018

Friday, November 9, 2018

UK border

Home Office should be 'put in the dock' for losing track of foreign criminals in UK, says vice chair of Migration Watch

Home Office should be 'put in the dock' for losing track of foreign criminals

The vice chair of Migration Watch UK has said the Home Office should be "put in the dock" for losing track of 450 foreign criminals in the last two and a half years.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

'The UK should introduce work permits as we don't need low skilled immigrant workers', says Migration Watch

UK needs work permits to keep out low-skilled immigrants, says Migration Watch chair

'UK needs work permits to keep out low-skilled immigrants'

Lord Andrew Green says an 'objective analysis on whether we really do depend on immigration' is worth attempting

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

'Final discussion in the House Lords a last-ditch attempt to stop Brexit by Remain enthusiasts', says Lord Andrew Green

Final Article 50 debate is the last-chance saloon for Remainers, says Lord Green

Final Article 50 debate is the last-chance saloon for Remainers, says Lord Green

Lord Green, chair of Migration Watch UK, spoke to Paul Ross about the Article 50 bill on the eve of its final debate in the upper chamber

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

'If wages went up, British people may want the jobs of foreign workers', says Migration Watch UK

Britain's foreign workers 'have turned the minimum wage into the maximum wage', says Migration Watch UK

'If wages went up, British people may want the jobs of foreign workers'

Unemployment is now at an 11-year low but 95% of new workers are foreign, according to the Office of National Statistics

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Migration: 'You could get numbers down by about 100,000 with EU migrants alone', with a work permit system, says Migration Watch

Post-Brexit Britain should curb immigration with work permit system, says Migration Watch

Post-Brexit Britain should curb immigration with work permits - Migration Watch

As Theresa May maps out the Brexit strategy, a former migrant maps out a strategy to 'get numbers down by about 100,000 with EU migrants alone'

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Migration Watch Chief Executive Alanna Thomas insists Home Office system for asylum seekers needs to be overhauled

Asylum seeker system must be overhauled by Home Office, says Migration Watch chief Alanna Thomas

Migration Watch boss explains flaws in Home Office asylum system

This follows reports that one in three asylum claims are being made by illegal immigrants or people who have overstayed their visas

Monday, June 20, 2016

Monday, June 20, 2016

'By virtue of living here we cost the state', Migration Watch claim immigrants cost the Exchequer billions of pounds each year

Migration Watch UK: 'immigration costs, but we need to see full picture'

Migration Watch UK: 'immigration costs, but we need to see full picture'

Vice chair of Migration Watch Alp Mehmet claims we need to look at the whole picture