Tagged as overseas voters

‘We’re on our way,’ says 96-year-old expat votes campaigner

A 96-year-old war veteran is celebrating after his campaign to get the vote for all British expatriates moved a step closer to success. Harry Shindler, who lives in Italy, said he had cracked open a bottle of wine as MPs approved the second reading of a bill to remove the 15-year limit on UK expats voting […]

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Chloe Smith writes about votes for life for British expats

Minister for the Constitution Chloe Smith writes ahead of the Overseas Electors Bill debate. Today (Friday 23 February) we’ll be debating the Overseas Electors Bill, introduced by Conservative Glyn Davies MP. I hope it will command cross-party support, alongside the firm support of the government. The Bill sets out to end the current 15-year time limit […]

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