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May "British people could emigrate to make more room for immigrants"

Do you like icebergs? Cacti? Foreign languages?  Paté? Well emigrating may well be the answer according to a new Government think tank who are recommending a drive to lessen net immigration figures, by asking indigenous Brits to move out for a while to make a little more room. 291 more words


Frequently Asked Questions

Just in case any of you haven’t yet heard, or maybe you’ve heard something but weren’t sure whether it was true or not, I can confirm that I’m leaving the Commission, and Brussels, in September. 1,945 more words


Day One of Two - Packing and Shipping our Belongings to Perth!

I’m sat in the garage watching the rain come down and drinking tea as our very friendly removal men go from room to room packing up all of our furniture and belongings in preparation for tomorrow when our 20ft container will arrive.   758 more words


Home Sweet Home

Bless this house. Half the rooms are now completely empty, having had exposed spots hoovered of 5 years of dust, rooms peppered with post it notes explaining switches and assorted keys, the bellies of cupboards tipped into boxes now taped and stacked in the hallway or driven off to their temporary abode. 399 more words


Three weeks to go

Exactly three weeks until my flight now. Yesterday it finally set in and I became physically ill from the stress – I was fatigued and depressed, had a headache all day and could barely eat. 177 more words

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First Impressions of Hong Kong

I’ve now lived in Hong Kong for a week and thought I would share some of my thoughts on some of the things I’ve learnt and discovered about the place! 723 more words


I’d like to apologise for the negativity of my first blog post. Since publishing it I have had the opportunity to have a cuppa with my ex-boyfriend (EB) and this is how it went: 374 more words