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Posted by Ewan-S-852381
Created: 4 years ago

I'm considering making the move to France and starting to look at the best places to find homes. Found a great french property listing website that cuts out the expensive french estate agents, worth checking out if your considering purchasing a place :) easyfrenchlife (.) com Any other sites you can recommend, it would be great to hear! ...

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Posted by Ewan-S-852381
Created: 4 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

I'm considering making the move to France and starting to look at the best places to find homes. Found a great french property listing website that cuts out the expensive french estate agents, worth checking out if your considering purchasing a place :) easyfrenchlife (.) com Any other sites you can recommend, it would be great to hear! ...

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Posted by geegee42
Created: 4 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Hi, I've been following with interest all the various debates on the fors and againsts staying or leaving, the various guessing on what would happen too expats like ourselves regarding right too stay, health care and a few other things, but with all the reasons put forward by the lets leave camp I've not heard anyone lay out what happens the day after if the vote is out, is this going to be the usual English lack of ...

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Posted by la Musique
Created: 4 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

The Overseas Voters Bill has just been published   http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/bills/cbill/2015-2016/0043/16043.pdf It is due for a second reading in the House of Commons on 26 February 2016. It is a private member’s bill, not obviously connected with the proposed Government Votes-For-Life Bill which has not been tabled. Mr Chope MP and others introduced this Bill on 7th July last. It is most sig...

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Posted by berger-423858
Created: 4 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Hello everyone I thought I might not be able to vote in the referendum.  However after checking with the electorazl                                                             I thought that I might not be able to vote in the EU referendum. However after checking with the electoral registration authorities, it appears the 15 year overseas registration rule states that you are entitled ...

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Posted by Clementine-626359
Created: 4 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

The UK government is surreptitiously rebranding the State Pension as a "benefit". It could be paving the way for means testing or even reduction at the whim of Westminster. Please consider signing this petiton.https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/121267. ...

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Posted by Shazzhay-792762
Created: 4 years ago

Hi, just wondered if any of you know or have a property for rent in Lincolnshire. We are in the process of selling our property here in France, completion date is around the 5th May. Then we are staying in France to see out the school year and after that, we are planning to move back to the UK.  Ideally, we need to rent somewhere for about 3 - 6 months, (it could even be in a caravan) with a view to buying in and ar...

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Posted by Lesley Scott-431787
Created: 4 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

What do we have to do if we want to vote in the referendum planned on the in/out of the EU ? ...

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Posted by emkay-983983
Created: 4 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

I'm not getting involved with the politics but if we leave the EU the lives of all ex-pats living in the EU will almost certainly become much more difficult and expensive, through increased health costs and the termination of reciprocal benefit agreements, together with house prices falling as Brittany becomes a less attractive place for Brits to move to.  My understanding is that nearly all UK passport holders with ...

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Posted by LeParigot
Created: 4 years ago - Last reply: 2 years ago

Look at this video. The police is arresting a very dangerous person !   http://actu.orange.fr/video/societe/abattage-d-arbres-et-arrestation-musclee-a-poitiers-magic_CNT000000jUjNE.html?rPage=4# ...

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