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52 minority MPs to sit in ‘most diverse UK parliament ever’

June 9th, 2017 - By BFTemp

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12 new ethnic minority MPs will join 40 others to make the 2017 parliament the most diverse ever, writes Sunder Katwala.

‘Let EU migrants stay’ say the British public, plus voices from business and politics

July 3rd, 2016 - By BFTemp

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84% of the British public supports letting EU migrants stay, according to new ICM research – including three-quarters of Leave voters

REPORT: The melting pot generation

December 11th, 2012 - By BFTemp

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When the parents of Olympic champion Jessica Ennis, who are from Jamaica and Derbyshire, met in Sheffield in the 1980s, a majority of the public opposed to mixed race relationships. This is no longer the case, shows the new report from British Future The Melting Pot Generation: How Britain became more relaxed about race.

New Inquiry to examine how Government can protect rights of EU citizens in UK

August 16th, 2016 - By BFTemp

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A call for evidence was issued today by a new Inquiry, chaired by Gisela Stuart MP, examining how the Government can protect the rights of the 3 million EU citizens living in the UK after Brexit.

‘Poppy Headscarf’ launches to mark centenary of first Victoria Cross for Muslim soldier

October 31st, 2014 - By BFTemp

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A new ‘Poppy Headscarf’ launches today, backed by the Islamic Society of Britain, to raise money for the Poppy Appeal and offer British Muslims a new way to mark Remembrance.