Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 International Flight Question
  2. 2 NOT our first trip to Ireland
  3. 3 Scotland-Looking for itinerary advice for 9 day trip
  4. 4 Another tipping question: concierges
  5. 5 Driving from Viena to Frankfurt
  6. 6 Where to weekend away from Frankfurt
  7. 7 What to wear to wedding in Sweden
  8. 8 Trip Report Back from Paris
  9. 9 One day on the Amalfi coast
  10. 10 UK: "Ghost Trains!"
  11. 11 Luggage Storage
  12. 12 LIsbon
  13. 13 Best method to travel from Antalya to Cappadocia?
  14. 14 Paris and London Christmas / NY EVE
  15. 15 Boston to Le Marche - which airport?
  16. 16 Trip Report In Search of Montalbano - the ups and downs of 10 days in Eastern Sicily
  17. 17 great hotel and food in Lyon
  18. 18 Paris- 1 B.R. APT.
  19. 19 Euro Travel & Trivia Quiz #139
  20. 20 Urgent- Pleaseee HELP - Spain, Italy or France for Xmass and New years
  21. 21 Bernese Oberland + Luzern 4 days
  22. 22 Ireland in April-Day trips from Galway base
  23. 23 Trip suggestion
  24. 24 Spain in July
  25. 25 Summer Travel order
View next 25 » Back to the top

Entering the UK with child who is not yours

Jump to last reply

I spoke to a friend from France who entered the UK with her husband and grandson. They came by boat. The Border Agency woman questioned why the grandson had a different surname and was told. She asked my friend to ask her grandson if he was happy with his grandparents because she ( the Border Agency woman) didn't speak French. After a seven year old silence he was asked again and he said "yes" which was translated back to the Border Agency woman.
My friend was told that the UK now has a new law to prevent children being brought in without proof that they are travelling with the consent of their parents.
Does anyone know what this law is please? I can't find it.

24 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement