Yet Britain is still an EU member. But the British government deleted the words "European Union" above the words "United Kingdom" already, in the assumption that the much talked about brexit on 29 march would take place.
The removal of the EU entry creates anger in people who these days is a passport to obtain and in the assumption that they just even the old EU-version in hands. the
“I'm really shocked”, tweeted Susan Hindle Barone, one of the first British a passport a new style, in receipt names. She placed a picture of her old and new travel documents, and wrote: “Find the differences.”
TRULY APPALLED. Picked up my new passport today - my old one expires in the next couple of months. See below: Spot the difference! pic.twitter.com/R7BW9lk6I5Susan Hindle Barone(@ SpinHBarone) link
The British ministry of Interior said in a statement that the deletion of the EU text is part of a restyling of the passport in two phases. Ultimately, that lead to the issue of the classical, old blue British passport, presumably at the end of 2019.