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August 27, 2015 11 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Record levels of net migration are “deeply disappointing”, the government says. Nigel Farage thinks the real figures could be even higher. Is he right?

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April 15, 2015 7 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Ukip say their manifesto is fully costed and the numbers have been checked by independent economists. Sounds good. Is it true?

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April 2, 2015 4 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Nigel Farage has accused the BBC of bias for questioning him about problems with Ukip election candidates. Does the complaint stand up?

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March 6, 2015 22 Comments By David Weisbloom

Immigration is rarely out of the headlines. With Ukip making it a key election issue, David Cameron has had to sit up and take notice. Here are the facts.

Category: Conservatives, David Cameron, Economy, Education, FactCheck, Health, Housing, NHS, UK, UKIP
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November 21, 2014 5 Comments By Patrick Worrall

If Ukip can win in Rochester, they can win anywhere, according to Nigel Farage. Could the rest of England turn purple next year?

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November 5, 2014 18 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Do immigrants pay their way, or are they a drain on the economy? FactCheck looks at the latest evidence.

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October 16, 2014 8 Comments By Patrick Worrall

There are rumblings of a big announcement from David Cameron on EU immigration. But he may have little room for manoeuvre.

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May 14, 2014 17 Comments By Patrick Worrall

We were promised a flood of immigration from Bulgaria and Romania, but the reality is more of a trickle, as FactCheck finds out.

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September 20, 2013 8 Comments By Patrick Worrall

FactCheck has pulled up Ukip leader Nigel Farage in the past, but was his speech to the party faithful today more fact than fiction?

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