Category Archives: British in Germany Event

Remember, Remember the 5th of November

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 ››

InfoAbend in Berlin, December 18th

British in Germany representative Jane Golding together with the British Embassy are holding an InfoAbend in Berlin.

Location: Britische Botschaft Berlin Wilhelmstraße 70/71, 10117 Berlin

Time: 19:30 - 21:00

Safeguarding the rights of British nationals living and working in the EU remains a top priority for both the UK and the EU, and the British community in Germany are an important part of the future UK-Germany relationship. We are continuing our series of information evenings across Germany to ensure British citizens have the opportunity to share any concerns, and ask our speakers any questions they have about citizens’ rights post-Brexit. Please join us … Continue Reading ››

InfoAbend in Kiel, 29th October

British in Germany representative Matt Bristow together with the British Embassy are holding  an InfoAbend in Kiel.

Location: IHK zu Kiel Haus der Wirtschaft Bergstraße 2, 24103 Kiel

TIme: 18:00 - 20:00

Safeguarding the rights of British nationals living and working in the EU remains a top priority for both the UK and the EU, and the British community in Germany are an important part of the future UK-Germany relationship. We are continuing our series of information evenings across Germany to ensure British citizens have the opportunity to share any concerns, and ask our speakers any questions they have about citizens’ rights … Continue Reading ››

InfoAbend in Essen, 31st October

Jenny Hayhurst will be representing British in Germany  together with Rafe Courage of the British Embassy and Bernhard Nadorf  the Chair of Deutsch-Englische-Gesellschaft Ruhr e.V at an InfoAbend in Essen.

Location: Volkshochschule Essen Burgplatz 1, 45127 Essen

Time: 19:00 - 21:00

Safeguarding the rights of British nationals living and working in the EU remains a top priority for both the UK and the EU, and the British community in Germany are an important part of the future UK-Germany relationship. This event is primarily aimed at British nationals living in and around the Essen area, to ensure you have the opportunity to share any concerns, and … Continue Reading ››

Report on the “What it means for Brits living in Germany” event – Frankfurt am Main – 2nd October

Connie Simms and Victoria Bainbridge report on the InfoAbend in Frankfurt.

As one of the new Erasmus interns for BiG, I arguably could not have chosen a more exciting time to enter the fray, given the turbulent nature of the political negotiations that are currently engulfing the relationship between Britain and Europe. Yet despite the excitement that the current political climate brings, it can often be forgotten that for those British Citizens in Europe, it can be a time not of excitement, but rather of real worry. The decisions of the next few weeks will … Continue Reading ››

Report on the London March on 20th October 2018

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.

The day began with a gathering of Brits who had traveled from all corners of … Continue Reading ››

InfoAbend in Bremen, 13th November

British in Germany representative Daniel Tetlow together with the British Embassy is holding an InfoAbend in Bremen.

Location: Handelskammer Bremen Am Markt 13, 28195 Bremen

Time: 18:00 - 20:00

Safeguarding the rights of British nationals living and working in the EU remains a top priority for both the UK and the EU, and the British community in Germany are an important part of the future UK-Germany relationship. We are continuing our series of information evenings across Germany to ensure British citizens have the opportunity to share any concerns, and ask our speakers any questions they have about citizens’ rights post-Brexit. The event is primarily … Continue Reading ››

Open Evening for UK Nationals in Dusseldorf – 8th October

British in Germany will be represented by Laurence Genillard at the British Embassy InfoAbend event in Dusseldorf on 8th October. The British Embassy have posted details of this event on their Facebook site and the description is as follow: Safeguarding the rights of British nationals living and working in the EU remains a top priority for both the UK and the EU, and the British community in Germany are an important part of the future UK-Germany relationship. We are continuing our series of information evenings across Germany to ensure British citizens have the opportunity to share any concerns, and ask our … Continue Reading ››

Report on Berlin Brexit Infoabend & ‘Don’t go Brexit my Heart’ party

Hi, I’m Adam Takar,  just arrived into Berlin to be one of the BiG interns for the next 6 months or so.  I'm a French and German student at Oxford Uni in my third year abroad. The party happened on my second day in Berlin, so that was a great way to get to feel for what I'm in for.   And it didn't disappoint! On Friday 31st August, British in Germany hosted a public Infoabend and Party at Freudenzimmer in Mehringdamm, Berlin. The Infoabend consisted of a panel of five speakers, chaired by BiG’s own Daniel Tetlow. Speaking were Andrew Connell … Continue Reading ››