Will writes about his long relationship with France, his application for citizenship, and his uncertainty about his parents’ future.
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Jane married a Spanish naval officer. Now he’s retired, they live in rural Andalucía. She’d like to keep her British passport but with all the uncertainty she’s worried about her pension.
Marcus writes from France about how Brexit means people like him have to look after themselves. But as he sees it, Brits abroad are resourceful.
Jim works in the European Parliament. He writes about taking dual nationality to stave off the Brexit jitters, and allay his initial concerns about his career in light of Brexit.
Mark writes about taking up a postdoctoral opportunity in Germany and his worries about what Brexit will mean for international collaboration in academic research.
Elaine writes about living in France as a bilingual, dual national, being a local councillor and her thoughts about Brexit.
Louise, a Briton who has made Malta her home, writes about her decision to migrate, her new life in Malta, and waiting to hear the fate of the Britons living in the EU27 post-Brexit.
Oliver writes from Frankfurt about living abroad for 10 years, his surprise at the outcome of the referendum, and witnessing Brexit from Germany.
Justin writes about moving to Spain, living in the middle of nowhere, and how Brexit threw everything up in the air as the future they thought was secure is thrown into disarray.
Julia lives in Amsterdam. She writes about her life there and what Brexit has done to her sense of identity.