Episode 3: Brits abroad and the right to vote


Should the British abroad have the right to vote in the United Kingdom? With General Election 2017 getting closer day by day, Michaela speaks with Dr. Susan Collard about overseas voting for British populations. Starting from the question of why we should care about whether the British abroad have the right to vote, the episode considers political disenfranchisement, the vote for life and what overseas voters should do to make sure they are registered in time for the general election.

You can keep up to date on the issues raised in this episode issues here and read Susan’s blog Brexit, British Citizenship & Overseas Voting.