A selection of recent media reports


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Desperate Syrian refugees risk all in bid to reach Europe
...Egypt. Where jobs are offered, they are often exploitative. Subsidies from UNHCR, the UN refugee agency, have been slashed. And xenophobia is a...
The Guardian (18-Sep-2014)

Sea patrols in Mediterranean extended as borders agency faces u20AC2.3m shortfall
...the sea at all, let alone with 650 people on board." The UN refugee agency, the UNHCR, is also warning of the need for other European nations...
The Guardian (18-Sep-2014)

EXCLUSIVE: Shameless Calais migrants taunt guards and brag about getting to UK
EXCLUSIVE: Shameless Calais migrants taunt guards and brag about getting to UK THOUSANDS of brazen migrants are so confident of sneaking into ...
Express.co.uk (17-Sep-2014)

Scottish independence: What would a yes vote mean for England and Wales?
...border inspections. But some say this could only work if the immigration policies of the two nations are "compatible." Scottish secretary Alistair ...
Mirror.co.uk (16-Sep-2014)

Illegal immigrant found hiding UNDER family's camper van
Illegal immigrant found hiding UNDER family's camper van A BRITISH father and daughter returned a rented motorhome from a European holiday -
Express.co.uk (16-Sep-2014)

Illegal immigrant stowed away under camper van
Illegal immigrant stowed away under camper van The man is believed to have tied himself to the bottom of the motorhome as it travelled from Calais...
Telegraph.co.uk (16-Sep-2014)

700 migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean
but said its information was that it occurred on Friday. The UNHCR could not confirm the circumstances of the incident but understood that the ...
Middle East Association (16-Sep-2014)

Eight held in Bristol and Birmingham human trafficking probe
...24-year-old man on suspicion of money laundering Three men held on suspicion of immigration offences A 30-year-old man on suspicion of taking part in...
BBC News England (10-Sep-2014)

Eight men arrested in connection with human trafficking in Bristol
...been released on bail. Three men were arrested on suspicion of immigration offences and will now be dealt with by the immigration authorities .
Bristol Post (10-Sep-2014)

Sion Barry argues that Wales should seek devolved powers over immigration as a way of helping to boo…
Sion Barry argues that Wales should seek devolved powers over immigration as a way of helping to boost its economy Business Editor Sion Barry.. .
Wales Online (10-Sep-2014)

Fake bride confesses to sham marriage
...N'Diaye (26) owned up to conspiring to assist unlawful immigration by marrying Dominic Nartey at Newtownards registry office on December 19, 2013 .
Belfast Telegraph (03-Sep-2014)

Calais mayor warns of blockade over illegal migration
...strong gesture towards the British." The mayor complained that British immigration policy made the UK be seen as "an Eldorado" by immigrants .
UK Wired News (03-Sep-2014)

DAILY MAIL COMMENT: Worrying wake-up call for Mr Cameron
...over gay marriage and green taxes than passionate concerns about mass immigration, Brussels empire-building, excess taxes and regulation. Worryingly ,
Mail On Sunday (01-Sep-2014)

Avoid Calais if you can, lorry drivers are told after confrontations with knife-wielding immigrants …
...2,000 foreigners have massed at port in bid to reach the UK Angry truckers have told of desperate migrants threatening them Theresa Lorry drivers...
Mail Online (31-Aug-2014)

We can do deal on migrants and benefits to keep Britain on board, says new EU chief: Donald Tusk say…
...Europe, held in 2017, after renegotiations with Brussels. Reform of immigration laws to crack down on free movement is a key goal for the Tories ,
Mail Online (31-Aug-2014)

Scottish independence: Leaders disagree on future of immigration
Scottish independence: Leaders disagree on future of immigration Party leaders have set out differing visions of Scotland's future immigration ...
BBC News Scotland (31-Aug-2014)

Immigration reform is impossible In the EU
Immigration reform is impossible In the EU There is no way around this one, and the latest figures confirm the point: We can't be members of ...
The Commentator (31-Aug-2014)

Migration at its highest since 2011
Migration at its highest since 2011 THE LATEST figures on immigration to the UK show the highest levels of net migration in nearly three years ,
City A.M. (29-Aug-2014)

Rise in immigration despite government's plan
Rise in immigration despite government's plan Further evidence of a surge in immigration to the UK from within the European Union (EU) has undermined...
Herald Scotland (29-Aug-2014)

Cameron urged to follow Merkel's lead by passing new laws to deport immigrants caught fiddling the b…
...has been dubbed: Whoever lies, flies. Labour former welfare minister Frank Field, who was appointed by the Prime Minister as the Government 's...
Mail On Sunday (27-Aug-2014)

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