UK passport applications for Irish citizenship skyrocket by 70 per cent after Brexit

Foreign minister Charlie Flanagan believes people are trying to hold onto their citizenship in the EU.

He told the Guardian: “It’s reasonable to suggest that Brexit is a factor in what are record numbers of applications.

  • Brett_McS

    I can remember when a British passport was highly valued. Hopefully, it will become so again.

  • Justin St.Denis

    Another reason to avoid the Emerald Isle, as if the Irish did not already constitute enough reason to avoid it.