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    1. August 3, 2015

      David Cameron accused of failing to get a grip on migrant crisis

      David Cameron was accused of failing to get a grip on the Calais crisis on Monday after another 700 attempts were made...

    2. August 3, 2015

      UK complaints over Calais crisis find little sympathy in the EU

      British complaints over a few thousand people in Calais trying to cross its borders find few sympathetic ears around...

    1. August 3, 2015

      Landlords demand clarity on migrants crackdown

      Buy-to-let landlords have branded government threats to jail those who lease properties to illegal migrants as a...

    2. August 3, 2015

      Britain not ‘land of milk and honey’, says immigration minister

      James Brokenshire, the immigration minister, said on Sunday that the government wanted to show the UK was not a “land...

    3. July 31, 2015

      Calais crisis adds fuel to charged UK debate on migration

      David Cameron returned to Downing Street on Friday after a Far East tour to confront the humanitarian and commercial...

    4. July 31, 2015

      Europe must take the long view on migration

      The European project has achieved many things but it has not abolished geography. This rich, orderly continent still...

    5. July 31, 2015

      David Cameron announces measures to tackle Calais migrants crisis

      Extra sniffer dogs and security fencing are to be sent to France, while Ministry of Defence land in Kent will be used...

    6. July 30, 2015

      Calais crisis: for migrants, England is the dream

      Night has fallen over Calais and Muhammed’s long wait is finally over: he warms his hands over a small campfire one...

    7. July 29, 2015

      Calais migrant crisis drives UK hauliers from Europe

      Two weeks ago, Peter Harding had to make one of the toughest decisions of his 38-year career in the road haulage...

    8. July 29, 2015

      Calais migrants: UK and France beef up security

      Dozens of French anti-riot police were deployed to contain the escalating migrant crisis in Calais on Wednesday after a...

    9. July 24, 2015

      Calais migrants wait for chance to escape ‘jungle’

      Topped with barbed wire that glints in the midday sun, the UK’s National Barrier Asset is the latest security measure...

    10. July 14, 2015

      ‘Secure zone’ to keep migrants off UK-bound trucks at Calais

      A new “secure zone” is to be created in Calais to protect UK-bound lorries from migrants attempting to cross the...

    11. July 10, 2015

      George Osborne pledges to ‘fix foundations’ of economy

      George Osborne sought to “fix the foundations of the British economy” on Friday with a plan to reverse the UK’s...

    12. June 28, 2015

      Britain to erect high-security fence at Calais lorry terminal

      Britain is deploying high-security fencing used during the Olympic Games and last year’s Nato summit in Wales to the...

    13. June 26, 2015

      Anger spills over at summit to fix EU migrant policy

      A summit supposed to produce a unified response to the EU’s refugee crisis boiled over in frustration, with national...

    14. June 25, 2015

      Migrants push UK population to record high of 64.6m

      Increasing net migration levels have helped to boost the UK population to a record high of 64.6m, up by almost half a...

    15. June 24, 2015

      UK ministers fear effect of Calais migrants on referendum debate

      Television footage of migrants trying to conceal themselves in British cars near the UK border is an image that...

    16. June 24, 2015

      UK steps up border security after migrants exploit Calais strike

      Border security is being stepped up in Calais and Dover after migrants intent on reaching the UK sought to exploit...

    17. June 18, 2015

      Britain in Europe: Cameron’s migration equation

      His speech was only half-finished when the klaxon sounded. A wayward siren at the JCB factory interrupted David Cameron...

    18. June 14, 2015

      A bizarre way of trying to win the global race

      David Cameron, UK prime minister, is fond of a punchy catchphrase to express a political stance. “No ifs, no buts” is a...

    19. June 12, 2015

      Ukip donor Richard Desmond unsure over EU exit

      The UK Independence party’s biggest donor says he is not sure whether Britain should leave the EU even though that is...

    20. June 11, 2015

      City jobs vacant as visa cap breached for skilled non-EU workers

      Graduate schemes and management positions across the City are to be left vacant after the government’s cap on skilled...

    21. June 10, 2015

      Business fears UK migration clampdown will hurt economy

      Business groups united in disapproval of the prime minister’s planned clampdown on non-EU skilled migrants on...

    22. June 10, 2015

      Business rails against UK plan to restrict skilled non-EU migrants

      David Cameron has announced a dramatic clampdown on immigration of skilled migrants from outside Europe, prompting...

    23. June 7, 2015

      UK falls short of 24,000 nurses due to cuts and immigration rules

      Britain’s healthcare industry is suffering a nursing shortage of 24,000 staff this year, driven by a decline in student...

    24. June 4, 2015

      Skilled migrants love the UK – please show us some in return

      I don’t think they mean you,” a colleague said when I mentioned that my three children sometimes feel discomfited by...

    25. May 25, 2015

      Cameron points migrant talent towards the exit

      Seen from a certain angle, David Cameron’s record on immigration is a good one. The UK public has longed for a prime...

    26. May 21, 2015

      David Cameron aims to cut inflow of non-EU skilled migrants

      David Cameron has set out plans to “significantly reduce” the number of skilled workers coming to Britain from outside...

    27. May 21, 2015

      Big jump in migrants to UK deals blow to Tory promise

      Net migration to the UK soared 52 per cent over the past year to 318,000, driven by increases in migrants from inside...

    28. May 21, 2015

      Business travel from China falls 13%

      Business travel from mainland China to the UK dropped nearly 13 per cent last year, according to official statistics,...

    29. May 21, 2015

      David Cameron to announce crackdown on illegal immigrant labour

      David Cameron will announce on Thursday that the government will make illegal working a criminal offence and give...

    30. May 19, 2015

      Average UK workers pose a productivity puzzle

      There is an old joke about the Scotsman who moved to England and raised the average level of intelligence in both...

    31. May 18, 2015

      Overseas students contribute £2.3bn a year to UK, says study

      International students make a net contribution of £2.3bn a year to the UK economy in London alone and support 70,000...

    32. May 15, 2015

      UK employers near limit on recruiting skilled migrants

      UK employers who recruit specialist workers from outside the EU face increasing curbs as an annual quota on skilled...

    33. May 10, 2015

      UK warned by east Europe not to meddle with migrant rights

      Eastern Europe is warning David Cameron against meddling with “sacrosanct” migrant worker rights, as the newly...

    34. May 6, 2015

      General election: Parties avoid drawing attention to immigration

      On the streets of East Ham, deep in London’s east end, local resident Pat Garrahy wants to talk about immigration. This...

    35. April 16, 2015

      Nigel Farage’s challenge to mainstream Britain

      Nigel Farage, leader of the insurgent UK Independence party, aspires to be the man who determines the outcome of next...

    36. April 15, 2015

      General election: Ukip aims to revive flagging campaign

      Nigel Farage told voters at Wednesday’s manifesto launch that the UK Independence party is “the party with the money”...

    37. April 14, 2015

      Pro-Europeans need to woo ‘anxious middle’ on free movement

      How should those who want Britain to stay in the EU talk about free movement of people? The issue will shoot to the top...

    38. April 13, 2015

      Polish prince challenges Farage to duel or debate

      A Polish prince has challenged Nigel Farage to a sword fight or, failing that, a television debate over discrimination...

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