A selection of recent media reports


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Reports of illegal immigrants on lorry in Plymouth industrial estate
...couple returning from a holiday in France were stunned to discover an illegal immigrant had snuck into the country in the back of their camper...
Western Morning News (03-Jul-2015)

UK and France to increase efforts to return illegal migrants to Africa
UK and France to increase efforts to return illegal migrants to Africa France and Britain agreed on Thursday (2 July) to step up efforts to discourage...
International Business Times UK (03-Jul-2015)

Migrants more are more likely to have job in UK than native workers: Foreigners also more likely to …
Migrants more are more likely to have job in UK than native workers: Foreigners also more likely to open their own business, report says Employment...
Daily Mail Online (03-Jul-2015)

Holidaymaker's shock as 'illegal immigrant' jumps out of wardrobe in their camper van when they arri…
Holidaymaker's shock as 'illegal immigrant' jumps out of wardrobe in their camper van when they arrived back in UK Christine and Geoffrey Seward...
Mirror.co.uk (03-Jul-2015)

One in five migrants granted citizenship in Europe choose to live in the UK: More than 200,000 succe…
One in five migrants granted citizenship in Europe choose to live in the UK: More than 200,000 successfully applied in one year alone second...
Daily Mail Online (02-Jul-2015)

Poles in, Jamaicans out: How traditional communities from overseas have been overtaken by influx of …
...out: How traditional communities from overseas have been overtaken by influx of migrants from Europe There's more people living in the UK who were...
Mail On Sunday (02-Jul-2015)

Fast-track asylum appeal system suspended by government
...asylum appeal system suspended by government A system for detaining asylum seekers while their claims are speedily assessed has been temporarily...
BBC News - England (02-Jul-2015)

UN: migrant crossings to Europe jump 83 percent in 1st half
...a year earlier, while the number of deaths soared. The U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees said Wednesday data from BERLIN (AP) The U.N. refugee...
Mail On Sunday (01-Jul-2015)

Four jailed for total of 11 years after immigration and passport scam conviction
Four jailed for total of 11 years after immigration and passport scam conviction THREE men and a woman are starting jail sentences totalling...
Lancashire & Morecambe Citizen (01-Jul-2015)

Britain is home to one in five new European citizens
...European citizens Official data shows 'clear outcome' of years of mass immigration to Britain, say critics David Barrett, Home Affairs Correspondent
Telegraph.co.uk (01-Jul-2015)

Doctors should refuse to check patients' immigration status, says BMA
Doctors should refuse to check patients immigration status, says BMA UK doctors should refuse to check the immigration status of patients who...
British Medical Journal (30-Jun-2015)

Coach driver found two illegal immigrants stowing in his boot and handed them over to officials...on…
...a £2,000 fine as it is claimed the men passed the point where migrants become the UK's responsibility. Mr Bourne, who runs L&R Transport Services...
Daily Mail Online (30-Jun-2015)

Immigration checks: Landlord fined in first Right to Rent case
Immigration checks: Landlord fined in first Right to Rent case A landlord in the West Midlands has been fined around £2,000 after apparent failures...
Property Industry Eye (29-Jun-2015)

Britain sends 2-miles fence to France to stop migrants hiding in lorries boarding Channel Tunnel tra…
...will not be able to get through to the UK.' Immigration minister James Brokenshire will hold talks with the Road Haulage Association this week,
Mail On Sunday (28-Jun-2015)

We can't stop migrant chaos: Calais still in crisis as French say it's not their problem
...illegal immigrants. David Cameron s words today will not deter a single illegal immigrant from trying to break in to a car or a lorry. Among...
Express.co.uk (25-Jun-2015)

Prisoners facing deportation mount legal challenge
...in the future . The deportation powers were introduced by the Immigration Act 2014, which amended the Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act...
News - The Scotsman (25-Jun-2015)

Migrant build-up at Calais is directly connected to Mediterranean boat crossings, UK says
...Europe-wide issue for the whole continent to address, Britain s immigration minister has said. James Brokenshire said the flow of people through the...
The Independent (24-Jun-2015)

Lorry drivers in Calais reveal frustration at migrant crisis: 'We need help, they are aggressive, th…
...Channel tunnel, forcing its closure. The resulting traffic delays saw migrants use the opportunity to board lorries bound for the UK. Growing...
The Independent (24-Jun-2015)

Ministers update PM on Calais port troubles
...Favourite The situation is of particular concern to British authorities as migrants attempting to gain entry to the UK have been breaking into...
ITV.com (24-Jun-2015)

Migrants take advantage of Calais port delays
...of traffic caused by disruption due to striking ferry workers. The migrants are breaking into trucks in an attempt to enter the UK. Jonathan...
ITV.com (24-Jun-2015)

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