Remember, remember the fifth of November ….. Monday is the day for our lobby of Parliament, preceded by delivery of a letter to Theresa May. The letter will be published on the Facebook group and on Twitter shortly after 12 noon (11am UK time) once it has been delivered to Downing Street. This is an opportunity to convince MPs of the importance of protecting our rights, and to explain to them why and how. We are also aiming for media publicity, in Germany as well as in the UK.
How can you help?
1. If not already done, join the E-Lobby. It’s … Continue Reading ››
As part of the Last Mile Lobby, a joint letter to Theresa May was delivered to Downing Street by representatives of the3million, Unison and British in Europe.
In it, the groups express their concerns over citizens’ rights of the 5 million citizens affected and ask Mrs. May to join with the EU and meet their commitments to them.
Here is a pdf of the full letter
and a German translation.
Finally here is a Press Release for the German Media.
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The Last Mile Citizens' Lobby
is now approaching its climax with the mass lobby in London on 5th November
However whether you are able to attend or not you can still take part in the lobbying activity by writing to your MP.
As British in Europe say:
What are we lobbying for?
It’s been over two years since the EU referendum, and as March 2019 draws closer the many months of negotiations might still come to nothing if the EU and the UK don’t reach an agreement on Brexit.
Enough is enough – we need the UK government and the EU to honour … Continue Reading ››
Ellie Sellwood reports on the London March which took place on 20th October.
Sunshine, Solidarity and Strength: British in Germany at the People’s Vote March for the Future
British in Germany members traveled from across Germany to march with 670,000 people at the People’s Vote March for the Future on Saturday 20th October. British in Germany and British in Hamburg member Ellie Sellwood reports.
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Following the Salzburg Informal Summit and Theresa May's broadcast
this afternoon (Friday 21st September), British in Europe
has written an Open Letter to Theresa May appealing for her to remember and protect the rights of UK Citizens' in the EU.
You can read the letter on the British in Europe website
British in Europe
together with the 3million
are organising a series of event around the UK and Brussels culminating in a march on Westminster on the 5th November.
Please follow the news and developments on the British in Europe website,
but here are some highlights:
Liverpool 25 September:
BiE Chair Jane Golding and Nicolas Hatton of the3million will co-chair a Labour Conference fringe event. She will explode the myth that our rights have been sorted and underline the huge importance of freedom of movement for UKinEU citizens.
Birmingham 1 October:
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We all hope that sanity prevails, but it’s a good idea to make some personal preparations for a no-deal scenario.
British in Europe
has worked on a no-deal checklist
and we recommend you review it now to ensure you are as prepared as you can be.
You have probably already seen the 2nd Open Letter that British in Europe
has written to Dominic Raab in the UK and Michel Barnier in the EU regarding the fate of EU and UK citizens in a "no-deal" Brexit scenario.
If you haven't, please take time to take a look now
Maybe you could bring it to the attention of your UK MP
or your MEP in Brussels
. We are also planning to start a grassroots letter writing campaign to MdBs asap so please keep an eye out for that.
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Jane Golding's opinion piece was recently published in the Guardian on why British in Germany and British in Europe wants a say in the People's Vote - giving the British Electorate the final say in the Brexit Process.