Member since 19 Apr 2012
Total posts 725
I remove my glasses for the simple reason if I don’t I get rejected and then have to join a longer queue. For me it is about getting through quickly. Glasses off means faster processing.
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Member since 14 Sep 2017
Total posts 8
A spokesperson said: "To meet international guidelines relating to maximum passport validity, Her Majesty’s Passport Office no longer carries over any validity from a previous passport.
"This will ensure that people travelling abroad will be compliant with border entry requirements around the world."
Member since 17 Mar 2016
Total posts 17
I some of the comments here quite childish. 6 months on a Passport is an International ruling & Airlines are responsible to ensure a valid passport that is 6 months or less or not to allow boarding unless one is going home. Being treated with respect on returning home after the process of lining up, stripping & being treated like cattle. On my last trip going through Smartgate & being told "welcome home" & a smile which was most welcome after traveling in US & China.
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