Ministers consider launching negative campaign in two countries to persuade potential new comers to stay away.

This article titled “Immigration: Romanian or Bulgarian? You won’t like it here” was written by Rajeev Syal, for The Guardian on Sunday 27th January 2013 22.10 UTC

Please don’t come to Britain – it rains and the jobs are scarce and low-paid. Ministers are considering launching a negative advertising campaign in Bulgaria and Romania to persuade potential immigrants to stay away from the UK.

The plan, which would focus on the downsides of British life, is one of a range of potential measures to stem immigration to Britain next year when curbs imposed on both country’s citizens living and working in the UK will expire.

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