Archive for November 2018
CTA to save access for Irish to the UK state pension?
A recent letter regarding the significance of the CTA submitted by the Irish Ambassador to the UK, Adrian O’Neill, to the Irish World, a weekly newspaper for the Irish in Britain. See link below. Letter seems to strongly indicate that despite the UK leaving the EU Ireland will still enjoy certain privileges in the…Read More
Irish Independent, 15Nov 2018. “No Deal”, is your UK state pension at risk?
Interesting take on Brexit by Richard Curran of the Irish Independent. https://www.independent.ie/business/brexit/richard-curran-there-are-no-guarantees-for-us-in-postbrexit-uk-dealings-37528879.html All bets off if there is No Deal by 29 March 2019! He does mention social welfare rights which by extension includes UK state pension entitlements. The No Deal scenario truly looks like staring into the abyss. After yesterday’s mass resignations in…Read More