The Home Secretary said leaving the EU "is not the single bullet" that will solve the immigration issue in the UK.Read the full story ›
Home Secretary admitted bloc's rules on free movement made it harder to control borders but insisted the task was not impossible.Read the full story ›
The UK stands ready to support Belgium in the wake of the terror attacks, the home secretary said.
Theresa May told the Commons: "The UK stands ready to provide any support to Belgium that is needed... Belgium is a friend and an ally and we work closely together on security matters."
May said precautionary measures have been put in place in the UK.
- Border force have intensified checks, increased the number of officers at ports and used enhanced searching of vehicles.
- Further measures include security checks on some flights and specialist search dogs at certain ports.
- Additional police officers have been deployed on the transport network in London.
May said new powers have been used to temporarily seize 20 passports of those suspected of travelling to engage in terrorism.
Defeating terrorism requires a global response and we will not succeed by acting in isolation. The UK has intelligence services that are the envy of the world and some of the most enduring security relationships. We must act with greater urgency and resolve than we have before.
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Police forces will still be expected to make cuts to their budgets despite George Osborne's apparent reprieve, Theresa May has warned.Read the full story ›
A bill detailing new surveillance laws has been published by the Home Secretary Theresa May.Read the full story ›
Internet firms will be required to store details of customers' web usage for a year under proposed new surveillance laws to be unveiled.Read the full story ›
High levels of immigration to the UK are unsustainable and threatening the cohesion of society, Home Secretary Theresa May said.Read the full story ›