Immigration policies have formed a central part of the General Election campaign so far as the debate over Brexit continues.
Boris Johnson has been accused of lying to the public over his promises to reduce immigration.
Channel 4 News has apologised for erroneously producing a social media clip which reported Boris Johnson saying he is in favour of having “people of colour” come to the UK instead of “people of talent”.
Labour’s manifesto falls short of committing to support the continuation of freedom of movement if the UK leaves the EU.
Immigration has been a hot topic over the past few days, and some more detail is beginning to emerge regarding what the political parties propose to do.
Jeremy Corbyn has remained tight-lipped about the contents of his party’s General Election manifesto but has insisted migration into Britain is vital to maintain the economy.
Dominic Raab has downplayed the prospect of the UK leaving the EU without a deal following the second phase of the Brexit process.
The Conservatives have pledged to cut immigration “overall” as the party announced a range of measures to “take back control” – just days after Boris Johnson appeared to row back from the promise.
Boris Johnson endured a difficult day on the campaign trail as the Tories came under fire over the NHS and allegations they tried to “buy off” Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party.
Boris Johnson has appeared to row back from a promise to cut immigration if the Tories are returned power in the General Election on December 12.
SNP say Tory plans to reduce ‘immigration overall’ if they win general election would be ‘hugely damaging’ for Scotland’s economy
An SNP spokesman has said cutting immigration would be "hugely damaging" for the Scottish economy and called for the issue to be devolved to the Scottish Government.