Government launches sham marriage crackdown

The Government launches a crackdown on sham marriages today after estimates suggest up to 10,000 sham marriages take place every year.

From today all couples tying the knot will face tougher rules including having to give 28 days notice before getting married and automatic referrals to the Home Office if one or both parties could gain an immigration advantage from the marriage or civil partnership.

Jonathan Swain tells us more, and reveals exclusive footage of a raid at a registry office.

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