SIR – The Conservatives must think we don’t understand what “net migration” means. It is stupid to include in the migration figures holders of British passports who move abroad and foreign students, as the former may come back and will not be counted as inward migration and the latter usually go back after their studies.
Everyone knows it is impossible to get the actual migration figures down to tens of thousands, so why doesn’t Theresa May just pledge to reduce inward migration by many hundreds of thousands as soon as we regain control of our borders after Brexit?
SIR – Have any of our PM’s advisers told her that a huge number of votes would be garnered by the abolition, or at least reconsideration of the enshrinement in law, of 0.7 per cent of gross national income being spent on international aid?
SIR – If life is found on...
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