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UK announces new points-based immigration system

The new system takes effect from 1 January 2021.

UK Home Secretary Priti Patel will today launch a new points-based immigration system, ensuring that the UK continues to attract the brightest and the best from around the world, including India.

Welcome For £613K To Tackle Homelessness In Our Bay

Torbay’s MP Kevin Foster has welcomed today’s (Monday 23rd December 2019) news of an allocation of £612,974 of Government Funding to Torbay Council for work to tackle homelessness in our bay in 2020/21.

Kevin Re-Elected For Torbay

After the result was announced, Kevin said,

"I am honoured to be re-elected as Torbay's MP with a 17,749 majority and am humbled at the level of support received from my fellow residents.

Coffey: More children than ever before are living in a working household

Official figures show that the Conservative’s strong management of the economy means that the number of children in working households has reached a record high – and increased by 262,000 since last year. The proportion of children in a home with at least one adult in work is 91%.