PM: Local people to get priority in social housing system

David Cameron has said he will be introducing a "local residency test" this spring that will mean "local people will rightly get priority in the social housing system".

Prime Minister David Cameron. Credit: ITV News

He added: "Migrants will have needed to live here and contributed to this country for at least two years before they can qualify."

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