A selection of recent media reports


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Calais migrant crisis: MoD to discuss offering land in Kent
...M20 could be moved onto other sites. On Thursday, he said the UK would not become as "safe haven" for migrants, saying the current situation...
BBC News - England (31-Jul-2015)

Why the French ARE to blame for migrant crisis: LEO MCKINSTRY says Prime Minister is wrong, we shoul…
...the
Mail On Sunday (30-Jul-2015)

Leaders: Calais crisis needs substantial response
...at least in terms of public safety. Yesterday, the United Nations refugee agency said that the migration crisis stems from the international...
News - The Scotsman (30-Jul-2015)

Immigration fuels rising tension in Germany
Immigration fuels rising tension in Germany The man's clothes were dirty and he was clearly exhausted. He slumped back in the plastic chair and...
BBC News - England (30-Jul-2015)

Calais migrant crisis 'could impact on British economy' amid summer of travel chaos
...be hit by a summer of travel chaos stemming from the Calais migrant crisis, warn Eurotunnel and the UK freight industry, as holidaymakers faced...
The Independent (25-Jul-2015)

Hungary's Orban says illegal immigration threatens Europe
Hungary's Orban says illegal immigration threatens Europe BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) Hungary's prime minister says illegal immigration is a threat...
Mail On Sunday (25-Jul-2015)

SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: 311 languages now spoken in our schools
...special investigation reveals. A decades-long open door policy on immigration has led to English-speaking pupils becoming a minority in hundreds...
Express.co.uk (24-Jul-2015)

Thugs lure migrants from Calais to the UK to become SLAVES
Thugs lure migrants from Calais to the UK to become SLAVES BRITISH crooks are bringing immigrants into the country to turn them into slaves.
Daily Star (24-Jul-2015)

Brussels migrant-sharing plan diluted

Financial Times Print Edition (Europe) (21-Jul-2015)

Portugal brings back 'golden' migration visas for wealthy foreigners
...the visas were frozen when a legal vacuum emerged after a new immigration law went into effect on 1 July. The law repealed several provisions...
The Guardian (17-Jul-2015)

Back door to Britain: Migrants who arrive in UK via another EU-state TREBLES in decade
Back door to Britain: Migrants who arrive in UK via another EU-state TREBLES in decade HUNDREDS of thousands of migrants are managing to secure...
Express.co.uk (16-Jul-2015)

New immigration figures prompt 'back door to Britain' fears
New immigration figures prompt 'back door to Britain' fears Figures show a sharp rise in immigrants who leap-frogged to Britain from their home...
Telegraph.co.uk (16-Jul-2015)

One baby in four is born to migrants: Boom in foreign mums puts pressure on services
...Tony Blair took charge and set up New Labour s open-door immigration policy. The startling statistics come just weeks after it emerged that net...
Express.co.uk (16-Jul-2015)

Further curbs to migrant access to benefits announced
...improve it. The government is determined to cap welfare and reduce immigration as part of Britain s long-term economic plan and ministers want...
Home Office - Gov.uk (14-Jul-2015)

Syrian Refugees Pass Four Million Mark
Syrian Refugees Pass Four Million Mark The United Nations Refugee Agency says the number of people who have fled Syria has now passed 4 million...
BBC - Programmes (09-Jul-2015)

Number of Syrian refugees passes four million as crisis deepens
...amount of humanitarian and development aid needed for Syrian refugees in 2015 (UNHCR) 250,000 Syrian refugees have fled to Iraq, despite the...
ITV.com (09-Jul-2015)

Syrian refugees: 4 million people forced to flee as crisis deepens
...almost a quarter of a century, according to the UN. On Thursday the UN refugee agency, UNCHR, said the total number of Syrian refugees in Turkey,
The Guardian (eClips Web) (09-Jul-2015)

Raids end in arrests of 26 illegal nail bar workers
...workers have been arrested across Scotland in a Home Office crackdown on illegal immigration. A total of 26 foreign nationals were arrested for a...
The Scotsman (09-Jul-2015)

Suspected illegal immigrant detained following M11 incident
Suspected illegal immigrant detained following M11 incident A 31-year-old woman from Vietnam has been transferred to immigration detention after...
Harlow Star (07-Jul-2015)

Concern over Dungavel detainees
...prison inspector has highlighted concerns about the detention of vulnerable asylum seekers at Dungavel immigration removal centre (IRC) in South...
BBC News Scotland (07-Jul-2015)

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