Category Archives: British in Germany Event

Open Evening For British Citizens in Berlin at the British Embassy – August 23rd

Berlin, Thurs. 23 August, 6 p.m., venue British Embassy, Wilhelmstraße 70/71, 10117 Berlin Organised by the British Embassy in Berlin with independent representation from  British in Germany from Jane Golding. This British Embassy event can be found on their Facebook page, but we have repeated the text here for your convenience.
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 is an important part of the future UK-Germany relationship. We are continuing our series of information evenings across Germany to ensure British citizens have … Continue Reading ››

Open Evening For British Citizens in Stuttgart in Evang. Bildungszentrum Hospitalhof – July 25th

Stuttgart, Wed. 25 July, 6:30 p.m., venue Evang. Bildungszentrum Hospitalhof, Büchsenstraße 33, 70174 Stuttgart Organised by the British Embassy in Berlin with independent representation from  British in Germany and British in Bavaria comprising David Hole and Emma Corris. This British Embassy event can be found on their Facebook page, but we have repeated the text here for your convenience.
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 … Continue Reading ››

Report on the march to Westminster with the People’s Vote – 23rd June

Under bright skies and warm weather British in Germany, together with other coalition groups from around Europe and under the joint banner of British in Europe gathered in London to join the People’s Vote March. We met in front of Buckingham Palace at midday and the Queen considerately arranged for a military band to play us some music (OK, I think it was the regular Changing of the Guard, but it certainly added to the atmosphere). Just inside Green Park we prepared our banners before heading to Pall Mall to join the march. In … Continue Reading ››

Report on BiG Marching in Berlin – 23rd June

On Saturday 23th June while the People's Vote march was taking place in London, 2000 people gathered before Friedrichstrasse S-Bahn station to march for a New Europe. Amongst the fifty or so official partners was a small group of members from the British in Germany's Berlin section. 'Bedeckt' with EU blue and gold and carrying the placards provided with slogans like "für ein Europa ohne Mauern" - for a Europe without walls. The atmosphere was positive, happy and peaceful; we even made the policemen smile. Our first stop was the British embassy, here … Continue Reading ››

A successful evening for British Nationals In Hannover

Lower Saxony-based Brits met up in Hannover in mid-May for a lobbying update from Jane Golding, and to relay their citizen rights concerns. Major themes included acquiring German citizenship and continued FoM rights post-Brexit. Several attendees voiced anger that acquiring German citizenship after Brexit may force them to give up their British nationality, leaving some worried about being able to return to the UK to care for their elderly parents or other family members in the future. Others were concerned about the lack of clarity over what administrative procedures may end up being … Continue Reading ››

Report: Munich Beer Garden Get-Together Friday, 25 May

Beer and Brexit: This was a winning combination for the 40 or so Brits who came along to a beer garden in Munich on Friday, 25 May to talk about the current situation. Rechtsanwalt and Solicitor David Hole delivered a sobering analysis of where we are now and the risks ahead. Then there was a chance to discuss more detailed aspects and ask individual questions in smaller groups. So, who came along? A wide cross-section of the local British population: new arrivals and long-standing residents, working and non-working, employed and self-employed, researchers, IT professionals, designers, translators, consultants, with and without family dependents. … Continue Reading ››