Here’s a thought to warm your heart. Although tens of thousands of impoverished British pensioners will die from the cold in the coming months, so-called asylum seekers will get hundreds of pounds each in benefit payments for gas and electricity, amounting to more than double the pensioners’ winter fuel allowance.
The town of Boston in Lincolnshire has had to beg the Coalition Government for more money to support the flood of immigrants the town and surrounding area has to put up with. The immigrants, who are pouring in daily to Britain, are flooding the housing lists, the NHS, education systems, benefits systems, and taking British jobs from British workers.
The UK’s ‘border agency’ has lost 124,000 asylum seekers and migrants in the last year, it has been revealed. UKBA figures showed the number of individuals lost by the agency had almost tripled in six months from 40,500 in March to 124,000 in September.
The total number of people seeking asylum in industrialized countries rose by 17 percent in the first six months of 2011, with ‘Benefits Britain’ being the fifth most popular destination.
Ninety-eight thousand asylum seekers will remain in Britain after being lost by the Government’s incompetent border agency, it has been revealed.
Britain’s asylum system has cost the country £10 billion since 1999 – and has allowed 266,000 illegal immigrants to remain here indefinitely.
Tens of thousands of alleged asylum seekers, some of them criminals, have been allowed to stay in Britain because of their ‘right to a family life’ rather than any proof of persecution in their home countries.
By James North – On tonight’s show – Immigration Minister Damian Green has denied claims by MPs that a backlog of cases saw asylum seekers granted leave to remain so many times that it amounts to an amnesty.