The Corner

Heading for the Exit

Are the Brits clearing out too?

Rod Liddle in The Spectator:

Apparently almost a million British citizens have left the country since 2000, to live somewhere else. Last year, according to the Office for National Statistics, 380,000 people left Britain, of whom about 200,000 were British citizens. At the same time, though, 565,000 immigrants arrived in Britain, the overwhelming majority from the Indian subcontinent (largely Pakistan and Bangladesh).

The rest of the article makes interesting reading too.