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. We only ask that the UK and EU agree to … Continue Reading ››
Our colleagues at British in Europe have been busy reading and interpreting the White Paper published by the UK Government on 12th July, 2018 following the UK Cabinet meeting at Cheques. Rather than repeat their reactions here, please follow the link to their First Reactions article.
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With our Freedom of Movement Campaign in full swing, British in Europe together with the 3 million have written to Dominic Raab, the newly installed Brexit Minister following David Davis's resignation, requesting a meeting to discuss the ongoing issues faced by UK citizens living in the EU and EU citizens living in the UK. Please find the letter below or click it to download a copy of the PDF.
Today, 6th June, Nicholas Hatton, Co-chair, the3million, Anne Laure Donskoy, Co-chair, the3million, and Barbara Drozdowicz, Chief Executive Officer, East European Resource Centre; Fiona Godfrey, Chair, British Immigrants living in Luxembourg (BRILL), and Deputy Chair of British in Europe, Jane Golding, Co-Chair, British in Germany, and Chair of British in Europe, Michael Harris, Chair, EuroCitizens, Spain, and Kalba Meadows, Founder, Remain in France Together (RIFT), France all met with and provided evidence to the Exiting the European Union Committee in London. The meeting was divided into two sessions, one covering the situation of EU Citizens in the UK and the second covering … Continue Reading ››
Fiona Godfrey, one of the deputy chairs of British in Europe and chair of British Immigrants Living in Luxembourg, spoke today with Reality Check Correspondent Chris Morris on the BBC Radio 4's flagship morning news programme "Today". Fiona explains how the current situation for working Brits in the EU remains extremely unclear. While it is expected that those currently living in an EU Member State will retain their right to work in the Member State of their residence, those who work cross-border, either physically or virtually, will lose that right unless something new is negotiated. While … Continue Reading ››