Are boats to blame for the UK’s record net migration figures? Migrateful’s Founder responds to the Farage Show
Migrateful’s Founder Jess Thompson was asked to appear on the Nigel Farage show to talk about net migration figures hitting a record high. She turned the opportunity down but decided to write this blog post instead which explains why net migration to the UK is the highest on record, why this isn’t a problem and why this is not to do with the channel crossings.
From civil rights activist, poet & author Maya Angelou to Ndaté Yalla Mbodj – a 19th-century Senegalese queen who fought against French colonisation – Migrateful chefs salute their sisters!
Brexit has signalled a new trend in the UK’s approach to immigration, and the recent change of administration has done little to alter this roadmap. This increasing drive to stop immigration into the UK just reached new heights with the most recent proposal, presented by Home Secretary Suella Braverman, which is set to affect current visa-holding students and workers, as well as Family Visa candidates.
n the early days of August 2020, after years of improper fertiliser storage, Warehouse 12 in Lebanon’s port of Beirut exploded.
Over two years later, the aftermath of that fateful August day remains remembered in the hearts and minds of people everywhere.