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Currently No Change To The Rights And Status of EU Nationals In The UK, But Some Points To Note

16th Aug 2016

 Although the UK Government have correctly advised in a press announcement on their UK Visas and Immigration website that EU nationals do not currently need to apply for Registration Certificates o...

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Illegal Entrants/Overstayers and New Removal/Appeal Provisions of Immigration Act 2014 from 6 April 2015

7th Apr 2015
Applicants who did not make in-time Human Rights applications before 6 April or have made such an application in these circumstances and been refused without a Removal Decision being made which gen... More...

Examples Of Recent Work Undertaken at Wornham & Co

24th Sep 2013

We have recently advised and assisted:

An illiterate Yemeni national in respect of her appeal against the Entry Clearance Officer's decision to refuse her entry clearance to join her British citiz...

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Business And Education Immigration Rules Relaxed

6th Sep 2013

The BBC commented on the changes to the Immigration Rules announced on 6 September as follows:

"Changes to UK immigration rules will give greater flexibility to business visitors and businesses sp...

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Performance By Young Migrant Artists At Ovalhouse

5th Sep 2013

There is an interesting and exciting new performance by young migrant artists taking place Wednesday 11 September through to Saturday 14 September at the Ovalhouse in London.  The performance is ba...

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Minimum Income Threshold For Family Migrants

26th Jul 2013

 

Judges of the Tribunal can and are applying the current ruling in the case of MM (the case that the Home Office is appealing further, as detailed in the news item above). It should be noted that...

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Arts and Migration Festival at Ovalhouse

5th Jul 2013

Coming Soon Autumn 2013: The Paper Project.  "We are emboyding our imagination, capturing it on paper.  There is something of our spirit there; but we each have somthing missing".  Seven young arti...

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Important News - Family Visitors

28th Apr 2013

If you wish to visit close family in the UK, and have previously been refused a family visitor visa but not appealed this decision, you may wish to apply for a fresh family visitor visa before 25 J...

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Important Changes To Settlement And Naturalisation Applications From 28 October 2013

19th Apr 2013

If your English is not at an intermediate level, and you are otherwise eligible, you should give consideration to applying to naturalise as a British citizen before 28 October 2013.  From that date...

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Recent Examples Of Work Undertaken At Wornham & Co

1st Mar 2013

We have recently:

Assisted several organisations swiftly apply for a Sponsor License to sponsor migrant workers in the UK under both the Tier 2(General) and Tier 2(ICT) categories of the points ba...

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Spot Light On Nelson Cifuentes, Assistant Solicitor At Wornham & Co

4th Feb 2013

 Nelson has recently:

Advised and assisted with a number of successful Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) applications. This includes an application by a Japanese national who had difficulty obtaining the requ...

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Immigration Concession For Syrian Nationals In The UK

16th Oct 2012

The Minister for Immigration, Mr Mark Harper has said, " I am today announcing the introduction of concessions to the immigration rules for Syrian nationals lawfully in the UK.

In the light of t...

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Supreme Court's judgment in the cases of Alvi, Munir and Rahman.

18th Jul 2012

For the press summary of the case of Alvi, please click here.  UKBA has acted quickly to implement the Courts decision.  However, the Courts findings mean that many earlier refusal decisions under ...

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Points To Note About UKBA News Release On Changes To Applications by Overstayers

29th Jun 2012

Please note that in order to protect your right of appeal, you must apply to extend before your current leave expires; and in some categories it is a requirement that you have current leave when ap...

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Afghan Asylum Seeker Saved Through Out Of Time Appeal

27th Jun 2012

An Afghan asylum seeker came to us having been let down by his previous representatives at his appeal hearing.  We advised and assisted him in putting in out of time appeals to the First-Tier and U...

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Creative Connections (Cork)/Mark Storor (Birmingham) Hungry Tea

25th Jun 2012

Creative Connections, a two-year intercultural project for Cork women, has been working with award-winning British artist Mark Storor.  It's a Cork Midsummer Festival and Mayfield Arts Newbury Hous...

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14 Year Rule Applications Must Be Made Before 9 July

13th Jun 2012

UKBA press releases have not highlighted that the 14 year Rule will be replaced by a 20 year Rule (with certain exceptions) from 9 July.  Applications made before 9 July will continue to be conside...

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Business Applications Made By Turkish Nationals And The Ankara Agreement - Recent Developments

25th May 2012

We have added notes on the above topic to the articles section of our website.  These notes consider the situation where UK Border Agency alleges abuse of rights/breach of conditions as a reason fo...

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Former Clients Of The Closed Immigration Advisory Service Have Until 28 May To Request Their Files Before They Are Destroyed

19th May 2012

The Immigration Law Practitioners' Association has asked for the following information to be widely distributed.  Former clients of Immigration Advisory Service, which was closed down, only have un...

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Welcome To Our New Solicitor Rajvinder Bains

8th May 2012

We are very pleased to welcome Rajvinder, who will be starting work with us on 21 May.  To arrange a consultation appointment with Rajvinder Bains, Nelson Cifuentes or Trevor Wornham, please teleph...

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