• Petition seeks EU citizenship for Brits after Brexit

    Petition seeks EU citizenship for Brits after Brexit0

    The European Commission has allowed a group to launch a petition calling for permanent EU citizenship after Brexit. The College of Commissioners decided to register a European Citizens’ Initiative [ECI] entitled ‘Permanent European Union Citizenship’. The main objective of the proposed initiative is to guarantee that European citizenship and its associated rights cannot be lost

  • Child passport photographs ‘ineffective’

    Child passport photographs ‘ineffective’0

    By Jennifer Cockerell, Press Association Health Correspondent Passport-style photographs are not a reliable way to validate a child’s identity at border control or in child protection cases, a study has suggested. Psychologists at the University of Lincoln presented research participants with pairs of photos, some showing only infant faces and some showing both an infant