Do you feel safe?
- You will no longer be a European Citizen. Does that matter?
- You will no longer have an automatic right to reside anywhere in the EU/EEA.
- The principal of four freedoms of movement within the EU would not apply -- of people, goods, financial services and capital
Back in 1973, there were very few British pensioners in the EU. Now there are over 450,000. [see Reference 2 at end]
The expenditure on their pensions is considerable! About £3 thousand million pounds - i.e £3 billion per year
Most often you would have to demonstrate that you had health insurance. NEW would-be residents coming from the UK could find the difficulties too great.
All those hundreds of thousands of French, Italians, German (and the rest of EU citizens) enhancing the economy of Britain will be worried about their future if Britain pulls out of the EU, They also will have no voice in this matter.
DEMAND A VOICE - The Britons Abroad must be heard - listened to! The decision affects us more than anyone else. And are Britons far away from Europe not affected?
They may desire to return to Britain one day!
This matter is wider than the VOTE. Many of course will not have a vote in any Referendum. Many have not registered to vote – many can’t (including the author).
But the politicians must listen – so tell them!