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  • UK clocks go forward this weekend! UK clocks go forward this weekend!
    Britain's (and most of Europe's) clocks go forward an hour at 0100 GMT (0200 British Summer Time) on Sunday 29 March.
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  • Expat Interview – Steve Bright Expat Interview – Steve Bright
    Part 1 of British Expat's interview with cartoonist Steve Bright. Steve talks about how he earns a living from his "portable office" which fits easily into a backpack.
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  • Five questions about British comedy—Quick Quiz
    Everyone enjoys a good laugh. But how much do you know about British stand-up comedy and comedians? Try British Expat's Quick Quiz and find out!
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  • Emigrating to Australia with a pet Emigrating to Australia with a pet
    "When we first told acquaintances that we intended to emigrate from the UK to Australia with our dog in tow, we had to contend with expressions of astonishment and disbelief. The less charitable people suggested it would be cheaper to shoot him. Our belief was that if we’d had children we’d have had to take them with us, so Odo was emigrating too, whether those people liked the idea or not." Rachel Amphlett looks at the challenges and rewards of emigrating to Oz with a beloved pet.
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  • Today’s expats benefit from a revolution Today’s expats benefit from a revolution
    "More than 100 years earlier, emigrants were all but cut off from home. Outward journeys lasted weeks or months on sailing ships rather than a few hours aboard a jet plane. Returning home was a rarity and upon departure many emigrants were convinced they would never see their place of birth or extended family again." Things have certainly changed for the modern expat when it comes to keeping in touch—and more!—as Murray Watson explains.
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