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Recent fact checks

A post shared by a former Labour MEP about the “National Rejoin March” in London featured a picture of crowds in Parliament Square.

This image was not taken during the “National Rejoin March”, but at a different pro-EU march held several years ago.

Old photo

The Prime Minister said in local TV interviews that housing “illegal migrants” in hotels costs £5-6 million per day.

The Home Office’s latest figures show that as of June this year the cost of housing asylum seekers in hotels had risen to £8.3 million per day.

Hotel costs

Social media posts have claimed India has used some of the £2.3 billion it’s received in overseas aid from the UK to fund its lunar mission.

This is false. None of the aid sent to India is spent on the country’s space programme. It is invested in businesses and other projects of benefit to both countries.

Astronomical sums

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MPs who have not corrected the record

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MPs who have not corrected the record

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