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Expats Miss Out On EU Vote Due To Late Post

Thousands of British expats in France may be denied a vote in the European elections because their postal votes have gone missing. Councils must have...

MPs Vote To Put The Brakes On Brexit

Britain’s lawmakers have voted for a Brexit delay of at least three months after failing to agree the terms on which the country should...

Brexit Clock Is Ticking On A Deal Or No Deal

The clock is ticking down to Brexit with only 58 days to go until Britain leaves the European Union with or without a deal. After...

UK State Pension Earnings Bonus For Expats

Expats with full state pensions linked to the cost of living will pick up a £220 a year rise from April 2019. Despite a fall...

Labour Big Guns Want Another Brexit Vote

Brexit has taken a back seat with the government this week - possibly overshadowed by the continuing row with Russia over the Salisbury chemical...

Votes For Expats Bill Sails Through First Reading

A proposed new law giving expats the right to vote in UK elections regardless of how long they have lived overseas sailed through a...

Expats Urged To Sign Up For Election 2017 Vote

British expats are urged to sign up for a vote in General Election 2017 before it's too late. With polling day on Thursday, June 8,...

Expat Voters Left High And Dry In Election 2017

Thousands of expats have missed the election boat again – despite a standing Tory promise to scrap the 15-year poll ban. Former Prime Minister David...

Long-Term British Expats Win The Right To Vote

Minister for the Constitution Chris Skidmore has finally published the details of giving British expats who have lived overseas for more than 15 years...

Tories Slammed For Making Expats Brexit Bargaining Chips

The British government plans to horse trade the rights of expats in the European Union to gain negotiating leverage after triggering the process to...

What Now for Tory Vote Promise to British Expats?

Life is carrying on as usual for British expats in Europe, but their futures are shrouded in uncertainty as no one seems to know...

Greenland – There Is Life After Leaving Europe

Despite weeks of campaigning about Britain leaving the European Union, both sides have overlooked that one country has left the European community. Greenland also held...

Brexit Round-Up: Bookies v Polls To Predict A Winner

Britain’s on-off love affair with the European Union could finally be over for now – depending on whether you follow the polls or the...

Brexit Stay Campaign Just Ahead As Vote Nears

The Brexit vote is running neck-and-neck for both sides – with the remain campaign slightly in the lead. As the referendum campaign hots up for...

Brexit Will Make Austerity Last Longer

Leading economists argue a Brexit would cost the UK government between £20 billion and £40 billion in lost funding by 2020. The result would be...

Judges Throw Out Expat Appeal For Brexit Vote

Judges at Britain’s highest court have thrown out a claim from expats to allow them to vote in the Brexit referendum. The decision at London’s...

Brexit Vote Fuels QROPS Pension Fears For Expats

Expats are concerned about how a Brexit vote to leave the European Union would impact on their Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) and...

High Court Throws Out Expat Brexit Vote Challenge

Expats have lost their legal challenge to force the government into letting them vote in the Brexit referendum. Campaigner for expat rights Harry Shindler, 94,...

UK Bill To Scrap Expat Voting Time Limit Dropped

A Bill calling for internet voting for expats and the withdrawal of the 15-year time limit on their participation in UK elections was withdrawn...

Sterling Has Rotten Week As EU Campaign Takes Off

Sterling has taken a real pounding this week as politicians pontificate on the pros and cons of the UK staying in the European Union. While...