This House of Lords Library topical briefing provides wider context to the migrant crossings in the channel, examines the reasons why greater numbers are undertaking seaborne crossings, and outlines the government's response to the recent rise in crossings.

  • Research Briefing

    This House of Lords Library Briefing has been prepared in advance of the debate due to take place on 29 November 2018 in the House of Lords on the motion moved by Baroness Morris of Yardley (Labour), “that this House takes note of the impact on schools of Her Majesty’s Government’s approach to school funding”.