How the government breaks up British families - a fine piece by Ian Dunt of http://politics.co.uk
The story of Andy, also featured here : http://britcits.blogspot.co.uk/2013/01/andy-my-poor-boys.html
'This is the story of Andy, a man who has had his family torn apart by the government. Despite being a British citizen, Andy didn't make enough money to be able to live with his wife, so his children had to be separated from their parents. It's not really a story about Andy – it's about us and the kind of country we want to live in, but Andy's story typifies it pretty well...'
You can follow Ian here : https://twitter.com/IanDunt
I have to say, I think this is one of the best pieces on the human impact of the immigration rules on family life so far. Thanks Ian.
Editorial: Stop all the demonising of new EU migrants
'Given that most of us failed the on-line British Citizen test, let's make up our own questions about what it's like to be British?
A fun thread at Mumsnet. Thanks to https://twitter.com/SalCardiff for the link.
'What is a snakebite (tick all that apply)?
- A bite from a snake.
- A mixture of cider and lager
- A flaming from a nest of vipers '
Not stricly immigration related, but I am a bit of a fan of the 'Questionable Time' blog :
'I’m a little gutted that Nigel Farage is finally growing up…'