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In defence of freedom of movement

Immigration is a crucial component of the British national story

By Steve Bullock  

Photo: NurPhoto/SIPA USA/PA Images

We are clear that as we leave the European Union, free movement of people will come to an end and we will control the number of people who come to live in our country.” Theresa May, Mansion House speech, 2018

Freedom of movement will end when we leave the EU. Britain’s immigration system will change.” The Labour Party, 2017 manifesto

You’d have been better to stay round our way Thinking about things but not actually doing the things” The Arctic Monkeys,…

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