Since a tardy crackdown was requested in February 2005, the number of all weddings has fallen by a stunning 58 per penny in the North London district of Haringey, from 1,259 to 530.
Brent, where weddings fell 74 per cent, what’s more, Hackney, down 51 per cent, appear manhandle of the marriage rules was at scourge levels in the capital.
However, each major UK city has detailed less functions since it was made far harder for vagrants with no existing right to be here to get wed.
The number of functions in Birmingham fell by 27 per cent, Manchester 22 per cent, Cardiff 14 per penny what’s more, Glasgow 13 per cent. The figures incorporate direct ceremonies, where both lady of the hour what’s more, prep are British.
Critics said the data, revealed by More4 News what’s more, due to be distributed afterward this year by the Office for National Statistics, was evidence that thousands of weddings had existed for no other reason than for transients to pick up a toehold in Britain.