Immigration to Europe

Workers from Bulgaria, Romania Arriving in Britain Nearly Double in Year to March

Workers from Romania and Bulgaria have led a jump in European migration to Britain, the Daily Mail reported in its online edition.

"Some 53,000 people from the two countries arrived in the year to March - nearly double the 28,000 in the previous 12 months," according to

UK Reports Rise in Number of Bulgarian, Romanian Workers in 2014

The number of Romanians and Bulgarians working in the UK has increased 15% year-on-year in the last quarter of 2014, official figures have revealed.

Unemployment numbers, however, have continued to fall, dispelling fears a major influx of workers from the two countries, which joined the EU in 2007, would hit Britain's own labour force.