Ahead of this month’s Brexit deadline, Berlin Brits make plans to stay

Like many other British citizens in Berlin, Radio Spätkauf co-host Maisie Hitchcock is seeking EU citizenship ahead of this month's Brexit. We chatted with Hitchcock about her experience navigating the process.

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Maisy Hitchcock on Brexit
Maisie Hitchcock


The U.K. is currently set to leave the European Union on March 29, leaving thousands of German-based Brits scrambling to retain their residency status in Germany. For many people, that means seeking German or other EU citizenship, a process sometimes obscured by bureaucracy and layers of administrative rules.

We talked to Maisie Hitchcock, co-host of the English-language news podcast Radio Spätkauf and a British citizen, about her experience dealing with Brexit in Berlin.


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