Friday, August 31, 2007

Birth of a new nation?

Evidence that immigration puts a strain on public services!?!

Warning over shortage of midwives - Guardian.
The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) said it had upwardly revised its assessment of the number of new midwives needed by 2012 from 3,000 to 5,000 in the light of higher birth-rate figure.

A quarter of all UK babies have a foreign parent - Daily Mail.
The Office of National statistics figures show 734,000 births in the UK last year, compared to 663,000 four years earlier.

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