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London Migrant Hubs: interactive map

I found and mapped 70 community-based organisations dedicated to assisting migrants old and new. Advertisements

Military migrants: fighting for your country

Vron Ware talks about her new book, which explores the peculiar role of military migrants who are lauded as heroes yet stigmatised as immigrants and foreigners.

LIVEBLOG: Romanian and Bulgarian immigration debate

Polls released today indicate that the expiration of work restrictions for the two newest members of the EU will have little impact on the numbers planning to migrate to the UK in 2014. Here I chart the ensuing debates as they unfold from Westminster Hall to Twitter and provide background information.

Visa controls “stunt growth” in the capital

Immigration controls prevent the recruitment of skilled workers from outside the EU and stunt the UK’s economic growth according to the chief executive of an Old Street start-up.

Children’s well being improves

THE welfare of children in the UK has improved in a number of areas in recent years – yet it lags behind that of most of its European neighbours, a new report from UNICEF suggests.

Rae Boocock, 24. An aspiring journalist. Loves: interviewing, writing, reporting, reading, current affairs, culture, travel, food and feminism.