16 May 13
Immigration Minister Mark Harper has said his department will look at ways of processing UK visa applications from Chinese tourists faster after repeated requests from the tourism and retail industries.
14 May 13
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has used his first speech since leaving office to attack the current coalition Government's stance on UK immigration.
08 May 13
Queen Elizabeth II used the State Opening of Parliament today to highlight the importance of UK immigration policy in her outlining of the Government's legislative plan.
23 Apr 13
Conservative politician Mark Pritchard has suggested banning those who abuse UK visa allowances from the UK for 20 years.
22 Apr 13
Bulgaria's Ambassador to the UK has criticised the UK Independence Party's use of 'propaganda' in its promotional material was 'unacceptable'.
19 Apr 13
The Home Secretary Theresa May has refused point blank to release or commission UK immigration figures detailing estimates on how many Bulgarian and Romanians will move to the UK when temporary curbs on their movement within the European Union are lifted at the end of the year.
16 Apr 13
A UK immigration at Stansted Airport has quit his high pressure job, and handed in his notice by using his new job: a cake.
15 Apr 13
Scotland's Minister for Energy, Enterprise and Tourism Fergus Ewing has said he is writing to UK Immigration Mark Harper to complain about legislation changes which reportedly discourage cruise liners from calling at British ports.
11 Apr 13
British Airways head Willie Walsh has once again criticised the Government for failing to update the 'bureaucratic' UK visa scheme which is preventing tourists from visiting Britain.
08 Apr 13
Former head of the UK Border Agency Tony Smith has said the UK immigration system 'never recovered' from influxes of immigrants and asylum seekers at the beginning of the last decade.