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03/08/06
I'm British, Get Me Out of Here
- Half of population wants to quit UK claims survey

IMORE THAN HALF of British people have considered emigrating says an ICM poll for the BBC.

Top choices for emigration were Australia, Spain, Canada, New Zealand and the US. Only 46 per cent of Brits questioned said they would never consider emigrating.

High UK house prices have enabled many British homeowners to sell up and start a new life abroad with a high local standard of living.

The latest official figure available shows that 350,000 people left UK shores in 2004.



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