Next boss Wolfson calls for more overseas workers to be allowed into UK

Lord Wolfson

Next chief executive Lord Wolfson has urged the government to allow in more workers from abroad to fill UK job vacancies.

UK immigration policy is crippling economic growth, Wolfson told the BBC. He said the government must decide whether the UK should be an open, free-trading nation or become “fortress Britain” as labour shortages undermine the economy.

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