Keir Starmer’s immigration policy straight out of Ukip manifesto, says Nigel Farage

Labour ‘to the right of the Conservatives on immigration’, ex- Brexit Party leader says

Jon Stone
Policy Correspondent
Tuesday 22 November 2022 18:21 GMT
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Nigel Farage said Labour
Nigel Farage said Labour (AFP via Getty)

Nigel Farage has praised Keir Starmer's immigration policy and claimed it resembles Ukip's own manifesto.

Mr Farage said Labour was now "to the right of the Conservatives on immigration" after Sir Keir said Britain needed to end its "immigration dependency".

The Labour leader addressed business chiefs in a speech on Tuesday morning and criticised the use of "cheap labour".

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