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Some words from my British wife

It’s 2am and my husband has just got home. He marched on the 20th October with our friends in London for a People’s Vote on Brexit with option to remain. He didn’t have a vote in 2016 as he is Danish, yet… Continue Reading →

Hello me again …

… remember Monday soooo far back in history that we have nearly forgotten that it ever happened. You might remember it as a day, that I was happy and full of hope for the first time in over 830’ish days.Over… Continue Reading →

A good start to the week

​I’ve been sticking these #bollockstobrexit​ (https://www.euflagmafia.com/ and Twitter)​ stickers around town, but fighting a losing battle. ​As most of them have been removed, there is the hope it’s because someone wanted them, but the tearing up of the stickers, I think it​ is to remove.Today… Continue Reading →

#800DaysInLimbo

Today we are celebrating eight HUNDRED fecking days of not knowing if we – us “bloody foreigners” who have made the UK our home, with families and friends and love – have a secure future here. Mental anguish.With the added… Continue Reading →

You can escape

A friend said to me the other day – “At least you can escape if you want.  I’m trapped here with a load of rednecks, thickos and xenophobes.  Irish ancestry, but too far back to get a passport.” Well I… Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →

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