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Doctors have a duty to help ensure migrants pay for NHS care, say No 10

Doctors have a duty to help ensure migrants pay for NHS care, say No 10 | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Downing Street says there is an obligation on GPs to ensure the taxpayer gets a good deal from the health service

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Factcheck: Unwell and over here: what's the "true" cost of health tourism? | Full Fact

Factcheck: Unwell and over here: what's the "true" cost of health tourism? | Full Fact | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Today a report commissioned by the government returned 'health tourism' to the headlines. Is it costing the NHS £2 billion a year?


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EU rights watchdog accuses Britain of shameful rhetoric on migrants

EU rights watchdog accuses Britain of shameful rhetoric on migrants | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Bulgarians and Romanians 'treated like a scourge' as immigration debate in UK takes worrying turn, says watchdog
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Migrants must get benefits say EU: Brussels threatens to stop new crackdown | UK | News | Daily Express

Migrants must get benefits say EU: Brussels threatens to stop new crackdown | UK | News | Daily Express | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Meddling European officials threatened to block David Cameron’s crackdown on benefits for migrants yesterday.
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Bristol Somali Media Group (BSMG)'s curator insight, March 26, 2013 3:57 AM

David Cameron's proposals – including restrictions on housing, health and unemployment support – must comply with EU free movement rules, Brussels warned.

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Downing Street rushes to defend PM's 'unravelling' immigration speech

Downing Street rushes to defend PM's 'unravelling' immigration speech | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Labour attacks 'confused' speech by David Cameron as No 10 struggles to back up his claims
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Immigrants 'significantly less likely' to claim benefits - ITV News

Immigrants 'significantly less likely' to claim benefits - ITV News | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Read Immigrants 'significantly less likely' to claim benefits latest on ITV News. All the Politics, UK news
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David Cameron Accused Of Peddling Immigration Benefits 'Myths'

David Cameron Accused Of Peddling Immigration Benefits 'Myths' | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
David Cameron has been accused of peddling "myths" about the number of immigrants who claim benefits in Britain, after he said he wanted to stop the UK being a "soft touch".
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EU nationals may be banned from benefits in UK under new proposals

EU nationals may be banned from benefits in UK under new proposals | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Prime minister wants migrants to prove they have been continuously looking for work in order to receive income benefits
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'No Job? No Benefits' Cameron To Tell Immigrants

'No Job? No Benefits' Cameron To Tell Immigrants | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Immigrants could be stripped of jobseekers benefits after six months, David Cameron will announce in tough new measures.
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Migrants banned from housing waiting lists for up to five years - Telegraph

Migrants banned from housing waiting lists for up to five years - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
David Cameron is to unveil a new immigration crackdown with migrant families kept off council house waiting lists until they have lived in Britain for up to five years.
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Chasing imaginary health tourists won’t cure the NHS

Chasing imaginary health tourists won’t cure the NHS | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
According to Jeremy Hunt the biggest challenge facing the NHS isn’t patients dying of neglect in hospital or accident and emergency waiting times spiralling out of control.

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Ed Miliband interview: Part one – on immigration, tuition fees, housing, Lord Ahmed and much more

Ed Miliband interview: Part one – on immigration, tuition fees, housing, Lord Ahmed and much more | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
On Thursday I travelled with Ed Miliband and his community organising “guru” Arnie Graf to Carlisle and Preston to see some of the work the party has been doing in those areas.
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EU rights watchdog accuses Britain of shameful rhetoric on migrants

EU rights watchdog accuses Britain of shameful rhetoric on migrants | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Bulgarians and Romanians 'treated like a scourge' as immigration debate in UK takes worrying turn, says watchdog
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Immigrants to EU countries less likely to live on benefits

Immigrants to EU countries less likely to live on benefits | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Research challenges idea that UK attracts immigration with 'welfare magnet' and says language and skills are bigger pull
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David Cameron's immigration crackdown unravels - Telegraph

David Cameron's immigration crackdown unravels - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
A major crackdown by David Cameron on immigration was unravelling rapidly today after it emerged that it would only affect a small minority of foreigners in Britain.
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Downing Street rushes to defend PM's 'unravelling' immigration speech

Downing Street rushes to defend PM's 'unravelling' immigration speech | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Labour attacks 'confused' speech by David Cameron as No 10 struggles to back up his claims
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EU migrants flooding over here...paying for our pensions | Left Foot Forward

EU migrants flooding over here...paying for our pensions | Left Foot Forward | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Now that we've pulled apart the idea that newly-arrived immigrants are being fast-tracked to social housing ahead of indigenous Britains, it's worth a quick look at the myth that immigrants are somehow a drain on the economy; that there is a...
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We Don't Need Your Healthcare Or Your Benefits'

We Don't Need Your Healthcare Or Your Benefits' | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Romanians coming to live in the UK are not migrating to claim benefits, but to work, one of Romania's leading recruiters for Britain has said.
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PM warns migrants over NHS and unemployment benefits | UK | News | Daily Express

PM warns migrants over NHS and unemployment benefits | UK | News | Daily Express | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
IMMIGRANTS will face tougher restrictions on unemployment benefits and access to the health service under a crackdown being unveiled by David Cameron today.
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Immigration fears are being stoked by politicians, says bishop

Immigration fears are being stoked by politicians, says bishop | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Top Anglican cleric attacks handling of issue as 'disproportionate' as PM prepares new crackdown on access to social housing
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