Among the Little England absurdities of our bewildered Government is a proposal to evict foreigners who earn less than £35,000 ($50k) a year. That would be most nurses. Almost all composers. And a high proportion of orchestral players outside London – musicians who are British born and bred, dedicated to music and don’t quite live up to what this Government believes should be a living wage.
If you are a musician who is affected by the proposal, let’s get the resistance rolling. Now.