French woman wrongly held at UK airport over post-Brexit red tape


A 23-year-old French woman who has been living in Britain over the past year, and who has applied for residency status as required of EU citizens by post-Brexit regulations, was detained for more than eight hours when she re-entered the country at London's Gatwick airport last month.  

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A French woman who has an EU settlement application under way was detained and held by Home Office officials at a London airport for more than eight hours, reports The Guardian.