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Family Migration Changes Announced

June 13th, 2012 No Comments

Family Migration Changes Announced 11 June 2012 Today (11 June 2012) the Government has announced changes to the Immigration Rules for non-European Economic Area (non-EEA) nationals applying to enter or remain in the UK on the family migration route. The new Immigration Rules will also unify consideration under the rules and Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights, by defining the basis on which a person can enter or remain in the UK on the basis of their


New rules on overseas students ‘will cost universities billions’

May 17th, 2012 No Comments

Universities stand to lose billions of pounds unless the coalition urgently abandons new rules for overseas students, campuses across the UK have warned. Universities UK, which represents 134 higher education institutions, is writing to the prime minister urging him to rethink recent changes to the student visa system.


Bad weather was responsible for immigration delays, claims Downing Street

May 3rd, 2012 No Comments

The Prime Minister’s official spokesman said that heavy rain last week disrupted flight schedules which in turn led to the Border Force facing additional problems.