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PM will miss target to cut migration, says Cable: Intervention could spark new round of Coalition rows

  • Vince Cable dubbed David Cameron’s target to cut migration ‘impractical’
  • Cameron aims to slash net migration to below 100,000 by next election
  • Comes just weeks after Cable compared Prime Minister to Enoch Powell

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2534971/Vince-Cable-Prime-Minister-David-Cameron-miss-target-cut-migration.html#ixzz2pi0kV86Q

Buy less foreign food says Environment Minister: Quarter of imported products ‘could be grown in Britain’

  • Owen Paterson wants people to buy ‘Scottish raspberries’ and ‘Kent apples’
  • Believes British farmers and producers ‘grow best food in the world’
  • Around 40% of our food is currently brought in from overseas
  • An estimated £8billion of fruit and vegetables was imported in 2012

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2534947/Buy-foreign-food-says-Environment-Minister-Quarter-imported-products-grown-Britain.html#ixzz2pi1ct3DJ

Poland hits back at Cameron plan to stop child benefit being exported across the EU, accusing PM of ‘stigmatising’ families

  • Cameron said it is wrong European workers in UK can send benefits home
  • He singled out Poland where two thirds of all child benefit is sent back
  • Deal would need to be struck with other EU countries or secure new treaty
  • Polish foreign minister Radosław Sikorski tweeted: ‘No need to stigmatise’ 

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2534738/Poland-hits-Cameron-plan-stop-child-benefit-exported-EU.html#ixzz2pi271Ara

60mph ‘green’ speed limit on the motorway: Slower stretch on M1 to meet EU pollution target… and more are planned 

  • Speed limit will be cut from 70mph to 60mph to meet EU pollution targets
  • Will be imposed on 32-mile stretch of M1 between junctions 28 and 35a
  • Drivers who break limit will face hefty fine and penalty points on licence
  • Scheme ‘not ruled out’ on other stretches of motorways, including M3
  • Motoring groups claim limit will have negative impact on businesses

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2534919/60mph-green-speed-limit-motorway-Slower-stretch-M1-meet-EU-pollution-target-planned.html#ixzz2pi2QnLKA

Almost 80 per cent of Britons want a cut in immigration

NEARLY eight in 10 Britons want immigration slashed, a major survey reveals today.

http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/452422/Almost-80-per-cent-of-Britons-want-a-cut-in-immigration

Further cuts to welfare as George Osborne warns of ‘year of hard truths’

http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/452300/Further-cuts-to-welfare-as-George-Osborne-warns-of-year-of-hard-truths

Nick Robinson is right, the BBC did get it badly wrong over immigration

http://www.express.co.uk/comment/expresscomment/452432/Nick-Robinson-is-right-the-BBC-did-get-it-badly-wrong-over-immigration

I’d rather be poorer with fewer migrants, Farage says

Farage says lower economic growth is a price worth paying to cut immigration

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/immigration/10555158/Id-rather-be-poorer-with-fewer-migrants-Farage-says.html

How much would you pay to reduce immigration?

http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/jameskirkup/100253217/how-much-would-you-pay-to-reduce-immigration/

Martin Callanan MEP: A budget cut. Fisheries reform. Protecting shale – and more. What Tories achieved in Europe last year

http://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2014/01/martin-callanan-mep-a-budget-cut-fisheries-reform-protecting-shale-and-more-what-tories-achieved-in-europe-last-year.html

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