Government’s Settled Status programme failing EU citizens

First, a big thank you to Bath for Europe for inviting me to be a guest blogger. I’m Véronique Martin, a French Bathonian of 30 years, the co-editor of the not-for-profit book In Limbo: Brexit testimonies from EU citizens in the UK and the associate director of the In Limbo Project. The In Limbo Project … More Government’s Settled Status programme failing EU citizens

Online event with Molly Scott Cato: “Holding EU Close”, Tuesday 7 July, 6 – 7 pm

Bath for Europe are very excited to welcome back one of our most popular speakers, Molly Scott Cato. Those of us who still feel ourselves to be Europeans are the majority in this country, and a growing majority. How can we work together to keep in touch with our European friends? How can we make … More Online event with Molly Scott Cato: “Holding EU Close”, Tuesday 7 July, 6 – 7 pm

Attend our Virtual European Citizens’ Fair

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 is a resource for European citizens

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

Expert legal advice 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

Searching for answers

My initial response to Brexit was emotional. On the morning after the referendum, I found myself sitting on a stool in the kitchen sobbing, tears flowing. Very unmanly. So, as a proper science documentary maker, I started researching the facts. In particular, I read the boring-sounding EU manual, How the European Union Works, which was … More Searching for answers