Spammers will be blocked and bombed.
There is a lot of misinformation and obfuscation about how many foreigners are in Britain to live and work. There is a difference between EU nationals who, like it or not, have a right to seek work here as we do in their country, and non-EU immigrants and asylum seekers. The government makes matters worse and inflames hostile reactions by hiding the true statistics or trying to supress them.
On the basis of official immigration figures, ministers say the total population will reach 70million by 2028.
Overseas-born UK residents
6.5 million in the year to June 2008 (ONS).