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The real cost of falling migration numbers

The latest migration figures released today herald another drop in the net numbers coming to this country – down from 247,000 to 163,000. It sounds like good news: effectively managed migration based on secure borders is in the interests of all concerned, migrant and UK citizen alike. But in the...
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ID Card Scheme Retained for Foreign Nationals.

The government plans for identity cards for British citizens to be scrapped within 100 days it was announced today.  The National Identity Register, the database which contains the biographic and biometric fingerprint data of card holders, would also be destroyed by the first piece of legislation introduced to Parliament by...
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