Now an ex-pat
is enjoying a huge business success selling Irn Bru and Highlander crisps to fellow nationals in France.
The Hash House Harriers were set up in 1938 by ex-pats
in Malaysia who wanted to keep fit while they were working abroad.
In the evening I'm cooking dinner for 16 ex-pats
who all get together with crackers and silly hats.
We are contacted by email by several ex-pats
living in Spain or Australia wishing to arrange their visits to England to include an evening with friends with us at the F&B.
in Australia and America have been on the phone asking for bottles to be sent over.
The oil's run out, banks are going under, property prices are slashed, and thousands of ex-pats
are doing midnight flits back to Britain, to avoid facing jail for defaulting on loans and mortgages.
HERE are some of the latest comments from the ex-pats
section of our forums:
John Buswell, a Solihull-born retired project manager, who lives in Badhoevedorp, south of Amsterdam, said the Aston sauce is hugely popular with ex-pats
but has yet to become a household name.
I don't agree with British ex-pats
voting to decide how we should beg overned either if, for some reason, they find it better to live abroad.
HURRICANE Charley has given our Florida ex-pats
a tough time this week.
The English bar, used mainly by ex-pats
and tourists, is a far cry from the hardline loyalist pubs just 20 miles further up the Costa Blanca coast.
Curry producers are exporting Birmingham-made dishes like Chicken Tikka Masala to feed homesick ex-pats
and holidaymakers eager for the elusive taste of Birmingham.
The huge operation to airlift ex-pats
was led by Scots-born deputy High Commissioner Colin Glass.
It was revealed last month that19 ex-pats
had their visas cancelled and three were deported from Queensland following the probe.
WE'VE launched a new ex-pats
section on the Examiner's website.