The number of Romanians and Bulgarians applying for UK citizenship has rocketed by 42%.
Number of foreign workers applying for UK citizenship rockets over Brexit fears
FOREIGN workers are applying to become British amid fears they could be forced to leave if we quit the EU.
Hungarian and Polish applications have leapt by 39% and 38% respectively.
Almost three million EU nationals live in Britain, but they must have lived here for six years before being eligible to apply for citizenship.