The Specialised Committee on Citizens' Rights
There have been a couple of questions about the Specialised Committee on Citizens’ Rights (SCCR) meeting this week here and in the FB group and page as to whether BiE was...
House of Lords European Affairs Committee
Following the oral evidence session on 16 May where our Co-Chair Jane Golding represented British in Europe, we are pleased to see that the committee has written a strong...
Voting Rights Update
Huge thanks to everyone who took part in our survey on the voting experiences of UK citizens overseas. The survey closed on 4 March 2023. We received over 7100 completed...
Harry Shindler 1922-2023
British in Europe is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of the great Harry Shindler OBE in Italy at the age of 101.Harry led a truly remarkable life and leaves as his...
Voting Rights: Update at the end of Phase 1
The first phase of BiE's Voting Rights project to allow UK citizens outside the UK to vote has been successfully completed.
Reclaiming Our Vote
Reclaiming our votes: British in Europe starts work on the final steps to restoring voting rights for disenfranchised UK citizens overseas.Currently, an estimated 3.4 million...
Reply to BiE's letter to the UK Government
British in Europe has received a reply to our letter dated 12 January 2022. We wrote to four Secretaries of State to explain that we were reluctantly closing our virtual doors...
European Commission Updates on BiE advocacy
Two important updates covering elements of BiE's advocacy for UK nationals have been published by the European Commission:1) Entering/Leaving Schengen (including passport...