A despairing mum who some have labelled a spokesman for Britain's "ordinary people" says she is glad to have spoken out about immigration live on prime time TV.
Rachel Bull's spontaneous outburst on BBC1's Question Time
sparked rapturous applause from the show's audience at Lincoln's Drill
"You go down to Boston High Street and it's just like you're in a
foreign country. It's got to stop. The services are at breaking point."
When she finally finished speaking, there was a moment's silence and then applause.
After the show had finished, some audience members were still praising Mrs Bull.
Boston immigration levels to be discussed in Parliament
Paul Kenny, a councillor in Boston, Lincolnshire, will present a
report to MPs on how the large influx of migrant workers has changed the
Last year residents held a "peaceful protest" to highlight
the pressures on services after 9,000 foreign workers settled in Boston
in recent years.
Igor Kartel, a representative for the Polish community, blamed the recession.
NO ROOM FOR MORE MIGRANTS IN BRITAIN
It is politically incorrect to say so but Britain is already bursting at the seams
Migrants with no job or money are being allowed to settle here because of failure of background checks