Andrew Green: Staffing the NHS properly requires more training - not endless immigration
Pressure on the overall immigration target is rapidly growing, but the immediate issue is the cap on skilled workers, where the Prime Minister's insistence leaves her looking increasingly isolated. A bunch of MPs have written to Number Ten, and various cabinet ministers are said to support them. Sajid Javid said recently that he is taking a "fresh look" at he issue.
The immigration lobby are asking us to believe that raising (or even abolishing) the cap on skilled migration would solve so many problems at a stroke.Read Full Article