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EU Referendum – will my vote end up in the bin (again)?

EU Referendum – will my vote end up in the bin (again)?

"Brit overseas? Your vote matters" scream the adverts. But our votes will count for nothing if the ballot papers don't arrive to us on time. Again. During the General Election 201 ...

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VOTE in the 2015 General Election

VOTE in the 2015 General Election

If you're a British citizen and you've been away here less than 15 years, you are eligible to vote! By post, via proxy or pop home and do it in person. But you must register (or r ...

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Important Dates for your Transatlantic 2015 Diary

Important Dates for your Transatlantic 2015 Diary

JANUARY Monday 19th January - Martin Luther King Day - Federal    - a day of observance for human rights held around the birthday of the great Civil Rights leader. Saturday 24th J ...

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5 terrible British habits to dump before you move to America

5 terrible British habits to dump before you move to America

Here are a few seemingly innocuous habits that could get you into trouble when you move from the UK to Chicago. You may not even know you do them... 1. Saying sorry  Innocent as t ...

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40 British things you never knew were British until you moved to America

40 British things you never knew were British until you moved to America

Random everyday items and foods that you never even knew were "a British thing" until you moved to America! These items are not impossible to find, it's just you just have to look ...

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