In February the coronavirus was just beginning to affect Europe. I guess many of us thought it would come and go like other viruses in recent history and would certainly not affect the Brexit negotiations. The big issue was the extent to which Boris Johnson was serious about no-deal if the EU didn’t back down … More Brexit transition and the coronavirus crisis – what hope reason will prevail?
Bath & North East Somerset Council, in association with Wera Hobhouse MP, Bath for Europe and other local community groups came together virtually to provide guidance for European citizens. While the coronavirus prevented our speakers from meeting local residents face-to-face, they all wanted to convey their support and offer expert guidance for citizens from the … More Attend our Virtual European Citizens’ Fair
Citizens Advice Bath & North East Somerset is a local charity providing free, expert advice on a wide variety of topics – including benefits, work, consumer rights, housing, immigration, discrimination and more. All residents are entitled to use its free services. There are many EU citizens who are living, working and contributing to the communities … More Citizens Advice is a resource for European citizens
A message from Wera Hobhouse, Member of Parliament for Bath: “I was looking forward to meeting you in person but that has not been possible due to the coronavirus crisis. I want to express to you how very welcome you are in our city and in our wider community. You make a positive difference in our lives everyday. You … More Wera Hobhouse MP voices support for European citizens
Bath for Europe are incredibly grateful to Christopher Desira, Solicitor and Founding Director of Seraphus Solicitors, a firm specialising in EU, free movement, human rights, asylum and immigration law, for his tremendous pro bono contribution as keynote speaker at our virtual European Citizens’ Fair. Christopher offers the latest expert advice on European citizens’ rights and … More Expert legal advice for European citizens
Dear European friends living in the UK and dear British friends, Thank you for attending our virtual event and a very warm welcome to you all. I want to thank most heartily the wonderful people behind this European Citizens’ Fair: Our MP, Wera Hobhouse, and her team; our BANES Council; our Citizen Advice; Bath for Europe; … More Our European residents need our support