Number of EU citizens applying to stay in Leicester after Brexit doubles

Thousands of people are still awaiting decisions over their futures

More than 30,000 EU citizens living in Leicester have applied to continue living in the city.

The Government set up its EU Settlement scheme in the run up to Brexit to determine who can continue to live in the UK after June 30, 2021.

In June some 15,000 applications to remain in Leicester had been made but that number doubled by the end of September.

Anyone whose bid fails could face...
source: Leicester Mercury

2019-11-19 18:11
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