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  1. UK pensions

  2. UK pensions

    Any publicity is good publicity and I for one am happy at how the Consortium tackled the CHOGM in front of the watching world.
  3. UK pensions

    https://www.express.co.uk/finance/retirement/948349/retirement-state-pension-overseas-frozen-pensions
  4. FAO Brits re probate: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/personal-applicants-can-now-apply-for-probate-online
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    The International Consortium of British Pensioners (ICBP) 2 hrs · Virgin's Chairman, Sir Richard Branson has published this blog, supporting our campaign to unfreeze pensions https://www.virgin.com/richard-branson/frozen-pensions VIRGIN.COM Frozen pensions I was surprised to learn recently that more than half a million British pensioners living overseas are facing tough times as they get older as the government has frozen their State pensions. gettyimages-536776681.jpg Image from Getty Images The policy means almost half of all pensioners living over....
  6. I may have missed it but details of the actual accident are a little light. Does anyone know what actually happened and whether or not the event occurred at a place where she was volunteering and while on duty?
  7. Of interest to the board: Gemalto awarded the new passport contract Gemalto UK Ltd have been awarded the UK passport manufacturing and personalisation contract by Her Majesty’s Passport Office today. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/gemalto-awarded-the-new-passport-contract
  8. UK pensions

    The International Consortium of British Pensioners (ICBP)added 2 new photos. 10 hrs · ICBP Director John Duffy at CHOGM getting our message across
  9. UK pensions

    The International Consortium of British Pensioners (ICBP) 10 mins · ICBP Director, John Duffy has served a Court summons on Chancellor Philip Hammond claiming redress for pension he has been denied. Good luck and thank you John!
  10. Box jellyfish are a far bigger threat to swimmers IMO.
  11. Australian Lottery Website

    Will they payout if overseas Australian participants win? Ours (Pom, hence the whinge!) used to until a decade or so ago but now they've shut the door; even to direct debit entries via home bank accounts. An FoI request confirmed they'll payout to anyone purchasing tickets by cash, inc illegal immigrants, prisoners on day release etc.
  12. UK pensions

    It's classic 'Sun Reader' syndrome; "They're trying to plunder my taxes!"
  13. UK pensions

    Their occupational pensions have no bearing whatsoever to the plight of 'frozen' pensioners
  14. Assuming this isn't a troll thread the OP should study the details re passports on https://www.gov.uk/browse/abroad ( not to be handed over if successful!). He could also run it past the Embassy; the mere mention of which on this board will draw trolls from afar ...😕 HTH
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