On 07/08/2018 13:26, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:
> In message <***@4ax.com>, Vicky Ayech
> <***@gmail.com> writes:
>> On Tue, 7 Aug 2018 12:20:15 +0100, Serena Blanchflower
>> <***@blanchflower.me.uk> wrote:
>>> On 07/08/2018 11:37, DavidK wrote:
>>>> Freddy planned to go to SA. Someone on FB said that he wouldn't get
>>>> USA with a conviction for drug-sealing. Does anyrat know if the same is
>>>> true for SA?
>>> I was discussing this with a friend, earlier this morning, and she's
>>> pretty sure that she didn't need a visa when she visited SA a few years
>>> ago. This suggests that it might well not be a problem for him. I
>>> can't remember which other countries he was planning to visit though.
>>> His biggest problem in visiting SA might well be Kate.
>> Even if he doesn't need a visa might there be an entry on some
>> international system that he has a conviction for drugs? And might
>> that be a problem when he arrives, meaning he gets sent straight
> Or cause problems on his eventual return. (Which may be after Brexit -
> how long was he planning to go for?) Though it looks as if such matters
> are academic for now.
Why would it cause problems for him getting back into the country (and
why might Brexit affect it?)? He's a British Citizen, so he doesn't
need any special approvals to be allowed into the country.
Best wishes, Serena
England has no kidney bank, but it does have a Liverpool.