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Part of Points of Order – in the House of Commons at 10:05 am on 11th January 2019.

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Photo of Neil Coyle Neil Coyle Labour, Bermondsey and Old Southwark 10:05 am, 11th January 2019

Does my right hon. Friend agree that when the Government say that people voted on the basis of immigration, actually for many people immigration was a proxy for the pressure that eight years of austerity measures—six years at that point—had put on public services? People felt that they could not get to see a GP on time or get into hospital due to pressure on the NHS. Does she agree that that is why people felt that somehow immigration was a cause of concern for them and their families?