Merry Christmas and Thank You to those who kept 2016 going when the world went to shit!

The decorations are hung, the fireplace roars (ok well the electric fan whirls round a bit). Glitter now adorns every flat surface and the final prep for the onslaught of family, friends and frivolities has officially begun. All that’s left for me to do now is not kill my family when I feed them this year.  

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DE BRITS REFERENDUM – IN, UIT, IN, SIT, SHAKE IT ALL ABOUT!

But what is the impact for the Netherlands and more importantly Brits currently living overseas?

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referendum is “a general vote by the electorate on a single political question which has been referred to them for a direct decision.” This time the ballot paper will have a very simple question. ‘Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?’ With two choices ‘Remain a member of the European Union’ or ‘Leave the European Union’. It’s a binary question and one that carries more weight that you can imagine. It has come after an election manifesto promise and a countries tiredness of regulations and red tape that don’t best suit our countries needs.

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