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UK migration falls by a quarter
as students and foreign
workers stay away

Telegraph [UK], by Wesley Johnson

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 11/29/2012 6:54:39 AM

Net migration fell by a quarter in the past year, driven by falls in the numbers of foreign students and workers coming to the UK, figures showed today. In the biggest drop in four years, net migration, the difference between the numbers arriving and leaving, fell to 183,000 in the year to March, down from 242,000 the previous year, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.[Snip] The fall comes after the Coalition has taken a series of measures to fulfil its pledge to cut net migration to the tens of thousands by 2015. Mark Harper, the immigration minister

Comments:
So cutting immigration numbers isn´t as difficult as we´ve been led (by the nose) to believe.

Twenty-five percent--and more to come (or not come, as it were). It´s A Good Thing.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 11/30/2012 2:19:12 AM     (No. 9040602)

Not so fast. Those that are already there are having a lot of babies.

It´s those darn numbers-birth rate.



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