Sturgeon left red faced as Priti Patel rejects separate Scottish post-Brexit visa system

NICOLA STURGEON'S demand for a separate Scottish post-Brexit visa system has been rejected.

The First Minister published a document yesterday outlining a number of ways the Scottish system could diverge from the rest of the UK. But the plans were roundly rejected by the Home Office who said immigration would “remain a reserved matter”.

Speaking in Edinburgh, the SNP leader said the approach was needed to boost immigration as Brexit would hit Scotland harder than the rest of the UK.

Ms Sturgeon said: “The hard reality is this - without continued inward...
source: Express

2020-01-28 11:11
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