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18/09/2014 'Nessie' leaves Scots wondering as monster vote looms

As Scots prepare to vote for or against independence, the Loch Ness monster's thoughts remain typically shrouded in mystery and there are...

17/09/2014 Scottish expats remain bystanders in independence vote

As with the big independence decision itself, the issue of whether Scottish citizens living outside their homeland should be allowed to vote on the...

17/09/2014 Europe fears Scottish independence contagion

The prospect of Scottish independence is raising fears in Europe that it could inflame other separatist movements at a time when the...

11/09/2014 Cameron fights to save Scotland union - and himself

Prime Minister David Cameron would face pressure to resign if Scotland votes "Yes" to independence next week, experts say - a victory that's...

08/09/2014 Scottish vote reveals cracks in United Kingdom

Whether Scotland votes for independence or not, the referendum has fired up debate in the rest of the United Kingdom over London's dominance...

04/09/2014 The SNP: party driving Scotland to edge of independence

The Scottish National Party (SNP) has gone from being a fringe force to within touching distance of taking Scotland independent from Britain, its...

02/09/2014 'Legroom war' rages as planes grow more cramped

To recline or not to recline? Airplane 'legroom wars' are prompting growing rage in international skies, with two recent seat battles...

 
 
 
 
 
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Visas for coming to the UK

Visas for coming to the UK

Visa paperwork Whether you're relocating to the UK or just visiting, it's important that you find out in advance whether you need a visa.

An online guide for expats finding & purchasing a UK Property

An online guide for expats finding & purchasing a UK Property

Expat mortgages and everything to do with buying a UK property might sound complicated, but there’s plenty of help out there for you.

UK healthcare: Finding the right NHS service

UK healthcare: Finding the right NHS service

You can access the UK's National Health Service (NHS) in a range of ways. Here is an overview of the main services available to help you get the treatment you need.

Banking in the UK

Banking in the UK

Just moved to the UK? You'll need a bank account to effectively manage your money while you're here. Cliff Govender explains the UK banking system, including facilities that may come in handy down the line.