The ‘hostile environment’ took another step to consolidate itself in the public sector last week. Patronising and banal in many ways, it is nevertheless a threat to the rights of migrant workers involved in providing public services
A recently-launched London Chamber of Commerce report called for a ‘London Visa’ for migrants seeking jobs in the capital. But what about the rest of the country? Could visas adjusted to meet the needs of the economy across all regions of the economy help change direction for immigration policy?