The Price Of Being British

The Byline Times podcast can reveal that children are being charged more than £1,000 to register their right to become British citizens - even though the cost of administering their applications costs just £416.Although these are kids are born in the UK and their status isn't disputed, they still have to go through a costly - and alienating - registration process.Adrian Goldberg hears from Susan, who faces paying the fee for her three youngsters; along with Solange Valdez Symonds from the Project for the Registration of Children as British Citizens; and Steve Valdez Symonds from Amnesty International.Produced in Birmingham by Adrian Goldberg.Funded by subscriptions to the Byline Times. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

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