Brexit Brits Abroad

The state we’re in: Brexit Britain on the cliff edge

Goldsmiths’ Britain in Europe thinktank experts, including Brexit Brits Abroad project lead Dr Michaela Benson, were in conversation with one of Britain’s foremost economic and political commentators, Will Hutton, on the “state we’re in”, with Brexit, and how to avoid jumping off the cliff. You can watch the discussion in full here.

From Steve, in Romania

This postcard from aid worker Steve in Romania shows the arrival of Christmas gift boxes donated from the UK.

Nigel in Croatia

I retired from a 33-year public sector career in the UK at the start of the century and moved to Spain to work for a few years before being...

Nicky in France

Nicky in France obtained dual nationality in 2017, however, her future is still uncertain in terms of her work and pensions. As the likelihood of a no deal Brexit increases, her concerns are closer to becoming a reality.

From Lin, en Bretagne

Lin en Bretagne sent this postcard about applying for the residency card Carte d`Sejour, being rejected and having to fight this in court.

Robert in Germany

“As an eighty-year-old plus, I view the coming of Brexit with disbelief and with fear. The decision to vote for Brexit was governed by the hearts of the British people and not by their heads.” Read the lament of a Brit in Germany.