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New-Old Design British Passports to Start Rolling Late Next Year

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One step towards Brexit has been solved. The blue passports for British people will be rolled out late next year with new-old design, replacing burgundy cover that existed since 1980s. After the exit of United Kingdom from European Union in…

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More People In 30s, 40s With Children Leaving London

More people are lately leaving London to find a new life in other places of United Kingdom. A data reveals during the year to June 2017 at least 330,000 people migrated and the biggest exodus was Newham. In 2016 the…

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UK Enjoying Worst Press Freedom In Western Europe: Report

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Reporters are more restricted in United Kingdom than other countries in western Europe, finds a new study in annual World Press Freedom Index. According to Reporters Without Borders the country is placed at 40th place3 in global ranking of 180…

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Travel Guide: Bed & Breakfast in UK, US, Canada, Australia

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Bed & Breakfast in the UK In many tourist areas it’s not unusual to walk down a street where nearly every house has a B&B sign stuck in the window. Even in the countryside, people are not shy about advertising.…

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World Heritage Sites in United Kingdom

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What do the Giant’s Causeway, Stonehenge and the Ironbridge Gorge have in common? They were among the first seven UK landmarks to become World Heritage Sites, shortly after Britain ratified the World Heritage Convention in 1984. By 2008 another 20…

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British Government To Double Health Surcharge For Visitors Coming From Outside EU

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British government may soon double up the health surcharge paid to 400 pounds per year by long-term visitors and students from India and other countries outside of the European Union (EU). Introduced in April 2015 the health surcharge was earlier…

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Proven Tips How To Buy Shoes Online

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Online shoe shopping is convenient, but it has its drawbacks. Most obviously, shoes cannot be tried on before purchasing, but women may also run into problems with colour and style. As is the case with online clothes shopping, customers may…

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Do You Know When Britishers Started Drinking Beer

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We all enjoy a nice pint of beer now and again and why not, but what do you know about the drink in United Kingdom. Beer has been drunk in Britain since the Neolithic period, and possibly even earlier if…

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UK Will Not Be Under ECJ Direct Jurisdiction Post-Brexit

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Post-Brexit the United Kingdom will not come under the direct jurisdiction of Luxembourg-based European Court of Justice (ECJ), reveals a government policy paper. However, critics still believe the word “direct” may mean ECJ might play a role even after the…

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One Year After EU Referendum Britons Face High Price, Lower Wage

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One year of a long journey of Brexit has been completed since EU referendum and it is time to examine the economic consequences during the period. The United Kingdom economy has grown at the rate of 1.8 percent in past…

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