CLAIM: In Northern Ireland, more people speak Polish than speak Irish. CONCLUSION: Mostly false. While the 2011 Census data show more people in Northern Ireland speaking Polish than Irish as their main language, based on other available data it...
CLAIM: Over a quarter of a million people migrate to the UK from the EU every year. CONCLUSION: The claim is true, but it doesn't include the amount of people migrating from the UK to the EU: net migration in 2015 was +184,000. There is no single...
CLAIM: "The health service in Northern Ireland will especially benefit from the requirement for foreigners - including those from the Republic of Ireland - to pay for hospital treatment." - Sammy Wilson, Belfast Telegraph, 19 May 2016 CONCLUSION:...