The Number Of Migrants Should Be Decided By People

The Number Of Migrants Should Be Decided By People

Britain should hold a referendum to decide how many EU migrants should be allowed to come to the UK, a leading MP said.

The call was made by Keith Vaz, chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee, as restrictions on Romanians and Bulgarians arriving to find jobs were lifted.

Speaking from Luton Airport, which is one of a number of airports where flights from Bucharest and Sofia will land, Mr Vaz said: “This is an issue that does need to be put to the British people, so we don’t get this kind of drama and people rushing around thinking hundreds of thousands of people are going to arrive at Luton on the first day.”

“We do need to look at this sensibly.” read more

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