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Social unrest

Hmm settle for a short ramble.  Over the last few weeks (heck even months) we have heard that we are going to use a motorway as an overflow car park, near Dover. The military is being called in to deliver… Continue Reading →

Local authorities are struggling to work out what they need to plan for after the UK leaves the EU

Sky News obtains under Freedom of Information 30 studies on Brexit impact by local councils across the UK making contingencies and expressing concerns as Brexit clock ticks down, from social care, to food/medicines availability, border checks, to “social unrest” …… Continue Reading →

Three blokes in a pub

This video is well worth one hour of your time, many of these questions they answer/explain where gov.uk haven’t.

Brexit Britain shouting at foreigners

Brilliant article which I really do hope that UK MSM would write the same instead of following Mayhem’s lies. Brexit Britain Needs to Learn the Language of the EU. The U.K. political class seems oblivious to its demands being out… Continue Reading →

2 years

This is a bit of a bland and empty post, simply because I’m numb. Saturday just gone saw the “anniversary” of the vote and a change in the UK. The open, free, happy and fun place I have called home… Continue Reading →

Earworms

While driving in Scotland the music player played a track at random. I got tonnes of tracks on random best off and mixes, that I often never listen too and/or remember I got. This track tickled my grey cells and… Continue Reading →

Android

Who would have thought that when I decided to update from Iphone 2 to a Google Android G1, and then stick to Android since then, that this would help to settle my future in the UK. A mobile phone app… Continue Reading →

Still a chip

Yet another deal that helps us with our sleepless night, thanks Mayhem and your fellow numpties. Yet again I’m just utterly speechless and have to resort to post someones else’s work. But the brilliant Prof Tanja Bueltmann got my back… Continue Reading →

#500DaysInLimbo

So we are 500 days into this shite that is Brexit. And still the only thing we know is anxiety, depression, anger, worry, uncertainty and many sleepless nights. I’m utterly gutted that the country I fell in love with (and… Continue Reading →

More great news …

Just yesterday we had these gems : Army could be deployed to protect the border if Britain leaves the EU without a Brexit deal A no deal Brexit is “unthinkable”, Amber Rudd said yesterday, contradicting the Brexit secretary just hours… Continue Reading →

“Sixth letter in the alphabet” You!

Prof Tanja Bueltmann on twitter is well worth following, just like Ian Dunt and there is others on there too, like me :) This thread is well worth reading : https://twitter.com/cliodiaspora/status/917817255437717504 Here is a wee bit of it : @theresa_may… Continue Reading →

No deal

Well the gov.uk have clearly put more thinking into leaving the EU. http://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/uknews/prepare-for-no-deal-brexit-theresa-may-warns-britain/ar-AAtbLxD?li=AAmiR2Z&ocid=spartanntp They included plans for huge inland lorry parks to cope with the lengthy new customs checks that will be needed – to avoid ports becoming traffic-choked./blockquote> This… Continue Reading →

Hope in round 5?

News from https://www.the3million.org.uk Dear fellow EU citizen, For once, I am writing to you on a Saturday. Not to ruin your weekend (hopefully) but only because this week has flown by. I arrived in Manchester on Sunday for the Conservative… Continue Reading →

Living the European dream

I’m living the European dream. I’ve been in the UK for nearly 20+ years, with three years in France and I’m now married to a wonderful Brit with a rescue dog from Ireland. The question is now, for how much… Continue Reading →

Leaked futures

Well this fills me with a warm feeling of happy happy joy joy … https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/sep/05/leaked-document-reveals-uk-brexit-plan-to-deter-eu-immigrants … who the feck am I trying to kid. Heck no this just shows that I’m (and many others) will not be welcome here anymore… Continue Reading →

How is your boots polishing

I heard the speech when he got nominated and my gut turned into a nut. I had to stop walking and take deep breaths. When he won, I didn’t sleep that night or the next. I just sat and stared… Continue Reading →

Happy anniversary

Hurrah ! Happy anniversary folks. We are all in it together in this strong and stable UK. What a jolly gift Mayhem gave us yesterday, it fills you with warmth and joy doesn’t it. I so happy to learn today… Continue Reading →

EU Citizens In Limbo

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/maike-bohn/eu-citizens-limbo_b_17265662.html? A year ago my adopted home country decided to leave the European Union. I woke up in the morning and saw my world turned upside down in a way only the fall of the Berlin Wall had done previously…. Continue Reading →

Stock taking …

So Mayhem came out with a fair and serious idea on solving the EU citizens … Here is some good reads … London School of Economics – First bargaining chips, now stocktaking: the plan to register EU citizens EU citizens… Continue Reading →

Low value

Well that cheered me up … NOT http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/media/2017/05/iain-duncan-smith-attacks-low-value-people-pot-kettle-moment http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-politics-39852464/low-value-low-skilled-people-let-in Iain Duncan Smith tells BBC Newsnight a work permit system would allow Britain to bring in high-value people from the EU and fewer “low-value, low-skilled people”. Dick he is, but it… Continue Reading →

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