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All migrants removed from the Bibby Stockholm barge

12 August 2023

12:08 AM

12 August 2023

12:08 AM

This week the government has been focusing its energies on small boats crossing the channel, with several new immigration announcements. The government aim was to fill the news vacuum over the summer and put pressure on Labour.

How has Small Boats Week gone so far? Well, today both the Times and Mail led on the story that 100,000 migrants have now reached Britain via small boats since 2018.

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