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Finally a British Citizen!
« on: September 08, 2013, 10:40:06 AM »
After being a exchange student, seasonal worker, university student, skilled worker and spouse to a British Citizen I AM NOW A BRITISH CITIZEN! Years of application fees are behind me and its awesome!  ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D
Exchange student visa 08/02 | Bunac visa 05/03 | Student visa 08/03 | Work visa 07/07  |  Married Stateside 27/09/09 | Spousal visa 04/11/09 | Returned to UK 5/12/09 | Settlement Visa (ILR) via post 05/12 | British Citizenship Checking Appointment 13/06/13 | Payment/Process notification 18/06/13 | British Citizenship approved 28/06/13 | Ceremony 21/08/2013 BRITISH CITIZEN!


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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2013, 10:45:42 AM »
That's a heck of a journey!
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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2013, 02:06:10 PM »
Wow! Congrats!


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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2013, 04:32:04 PM »
Congrats! :)
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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2013, 04:51:59 PM »
CONGRATULATIONS!!! It is so cool being a dual citizen !!!!!
My home for almost 17 years !!


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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #5 on: September 11, 2013, 08:16:10 AM »
Awesome! Congratulations!!!
I've never gotten food on my underpants!
Work permit (2007) to British Citizen (2014)
You're stuck with me!


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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #6 on: September 11, 2013, 11:19:36 AM »
Congratulations, Colleen! That is wonderful! :)
British Citizenship approval: May 2016
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She couldn't help thinking that there was a little more to life, somewhere else.
After all it was a great big world, with lots of places to run to.
And if she had to die trying she had one little promise she was gonna keep.

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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #7 on: September 11, 2013, 01:31:29 PM »
Congratulations!  :)
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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #8 on: September 11, 2013, 01:54:15 PM »
Congratulations ColleenfromPA!  :D ;D :D


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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #9 on: September 12, 2013, 02:33:36 PM »
Congratulations!!!!!!! [smiley=balloon.gif] [smiley=balloon.gif] [smiley=laugh4.gif]


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Re: Finally a British Citizen!
« Reply #10 on: September 13, 2013, 10:54:13 AM »
What a relief! Doing / done anything nice to celebrate?


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