"I have never welcomed the weakening of family ties by politics or pressure" - Nelson Mandela.
"He who travels for love finds a thousand miles no longer than one" - Japanese proverb.
"Everyone has the right to respect for his private and family life, his home and his correspondence." - Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights.
"When people's love is divided by law, it is the law that needs to change". -
David Cameron.

Saturday 20 September 2014

‘It feels like a lead weight has been lifted’ - Norfolk couple win two-year immigration battle to stay in UK

Source :Eastern Daily Press (East Anglia)


'Arlene and Stephen Watty broke down in tears when they heard their two-year ordeal was finally over and the Home Office had granted Arlene leave to stay in Britain on a spouse visa.'

'... The spousal visa give Arlene permission to stay in the UK for 30 months, after which she can apply for an extension and then a permanent visa. “I used to call her my wife and now I call her my permanent wife,” joked Stephen. “We’ve been to hell and back. But it’s finally over.”

Better together.

Previously -
Hemsby couple fighting to stay together fear Home Office battle might be lost :

‘I do not want to be separated from my husband’ - east Norfolk couple facing immigration battle :

Immigration battle goes on for Newport couple facing separation :

1 comment:

  1. Goverment must understand the situation of people.....plz change the rule at least for 2 month....the person who is lucky will get the visa....