“It is a smart option to get as many passports as you can” says Mirela. For Frank, the Republic of Ireland is the best to have in current circumstances. But ” things can change”, Mirela replies. Watch Episode #8 of Portraits of EU families in London.
Mirela left Croatia in 1991 because of the civil war. Frank grew up in Ireland at the time of The Troubles. Both are worried Brexit has lacerated British society. Daughters Fay and Aine-Daisy are also worried by the incompetence of “the guys in office”.
Portraits of EU families in London is a participatory photo project linked to the ESRC-funded EU families and ‘Eurochildren’ in Brexiting Britain project, part of the UK in a Changing Europe programme.
Photographer: Francesca Moore
Researchers: Marie Godin and Nando Sigona