Barry Becomes A Citizen At Last

When I first persuaded Barry to accompany me back to England to meet my family, in April 2007, I had no idea what the consequences would be! The only way he'd agree to leaving his photography business for three weeks, was if we could fit in a narrowboating break. I paid his fare (I was … Continue reading Barry Becomes A Citizen At Last

Complexities and confusion in Barry’s UK visa process

When we mention to people that Barry's engaged in a five-year process to gain 'permission' to stay with his wife in the country of her birth, the response frequently includes some reference to how 'everyone else gets in without any problem'. Whilst there may be an element of truth in this, we suspect it's not … Continue reading Complexities and confusion in Barry’s UK visa process