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The publications of In Limbo and In Limbo Too were not the end of story – and triggered a number of new and also updated testimonies.
Here you will find a small selection which we will rotate regularly.
Check this page from time to time to see new testimonies.

  • Invisible

    I arrived in Scotland from Belgium in September 2013 following my Scottish boyfriend -now husband- after finishing university with a...

  • THE BUCKET LIST

    Young Matt: “I get so angry sometimes. People are so unthinking. They say ’We just don’t want any more newcomers,...

  • For the love of Karol…

    I used to be happy in Poland. Married with 3 children our apartment was not big, but with the little...

  • Feeling Whole Again…

    I was born a Czech, of two Czech parents, in 1948 in Prague. My father was a Czech refugee in...

  • HOPING AGAINST HOPE

    I have lived in France for four years, I moved here with my husband from the UK a matter of...

  • A new kind of Limbo…

    Here I am, 2.5 years after leaving the UK, moving “back” to Germany, and I still find myself in Limbo....

  • Still in EUSS Application Limbo

    My status in the UK is of crucial importance to me but of greater importance at this very moment in...

  • It’s Not the Same

    The first time I came to Cornwall, I was 1 year old.I have memories of playing on Readymoney Beach with...

  • #InLimboMessages

    …are Messages of hope, kindness & solidarity from our members and followers which we share on Twitter and Facebook during the COVID-19 crisis....

  • Announcement – 16. March 2020

    This is a difficult time for all of us and the In Limbo admin team has been thinking long and...

  • Exposing their motives…

    I moved to Estonia back in 2010 out of a love for Europe and the drying up of opportunities in...

  • No longer my country…

    I came to the UK 25 years ago, recruited by the government for my language skills, on a very low...

  • When the rules get changed in mid game…

    In 1997 I moved to Spain and spent the next 13 years raising my 3 sons as beautiful, bi-lingual Europeans....

  • Storms in my heart…

    Long, long ago I left Iraq for political reasons. I lost „home“ there and never quite got over that. I...

  • Where is home…?

    Brexit happened at last and I am fine. Or so it seems. I have been trying to name the feeling...

  • Into the Darkness

    I landed in Heathrow on a BA flight from Bologna on 31 March 2016, just a few months after my...

  • Bursting the Bubble

    Picture the scene: 25 years. For 25 years we were rubbing along quite happily. I say that, but if I’m...

  • Do not clip their wings…

    In early 1996 one late evening the telephone rang. I was in bed but I clearly remember my son, a...

  • Middle-of-the-night musings

    It’s the middle of the night and sleep has eluded me. I’ve been awake for hours and earlier I felt...

  • #InLimboVoices

    …are Mini-Testimonies we share almost daily on Twitter and Facebook. We have asked thousands of EU citizens in the UK...

  • In Limbo: Brexit testimonies from EU citizens in the UK

    Watch the book trailer for the moving and powerful collection of testimonies collected by Elena Remigi and Véronique Martin, edited...

  • Freedom of Movement is beautiful – #FoMisBeautiful

    Freedom of movement is a wonderful achievement and an asset – we value and cherish it and don’t want to...

  • France24 Interview with Elena Remigi

    France24 news anchor Eve Irvine  interviews Elena Remigi, founder of the In Limbo Project live on Wednesday 30th January 2019. Eve:...

  • CBC interview with Elena Remigi – January 2019

    Founder of the In Limbo Project and editor of both In Limbo books Elena Remigi is interviewed by Canadian Broadcast Corporation  (CBC)...

  • Liverpool – Sunday 16th December 2018

    After 905 days or 2 years and 175 days of being #InLimbo please listen to this heartfelt and brilliant speech...

  • Land of the lonely trees…

    That is how I called it, the land that I fell in love with when I was 16 years old....

  • Second-class citizen

    I can tell you exactly when they took my identity. It was on the 24 June 2016 at 4.40am precisely....

  • Longing to belong…

    I'm one of those that they all really hate. I'm one of those that they talk about a lot. But...

  • What breaks us…

    We moved to retire somewhere with clean air, slower pace of life and a strong community and so we moved...

  • The Other…

    Today I'm travelling to Liverpool. In September 1976, I travelled by train to Liverpool for the first time to start...

  • Thoughts…

    I would like to share a conversation I had at work last Sunday. I have worked in the NHS for...

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