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  • Ruben Barbosa

    After work I enjoy meeting other Brazlian expats offline. We go for a beer together and it feels like home. Thanks InterNations.

InterNations - A Place for Brits in Lille

Hello to all of our Brits in Lille! Are you interested in getting to know fellow British expats in Lille? Are you looking for advice from other Brits, e.g. which bars in Lille will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for roast beef?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Lille. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of British expats, coming from London, Cardiff, Glasgow and all regions of the UK.

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    From United Kingdom, living in Lille
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    From United Kingdom, living in Lille
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    From United Kingdom, living in Lille
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Meet fellow Brits at our events in Lille

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Brits in Lille.

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Forum Posts by Brits in Lille

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Brits in our Lille expat forums.

  • Looking to make friends in Lille
    1 reply
    Sep 5, 12:33 PM
    Community member

    Hello Emma, soon it will be our monthly Internations event, this time featuring the anniversary of Lille community. it will be a perfect time to get to meet some friendly expats . You can always …

  • Relocation Help
    1 reply
    Feb 16, 8:19 PM
    Community member

    Hi Mark Your best bet is La Madeleine, Vieux Lille (the old city), Saint Maur, Marcq en beroeul. This advice comes from someone, with considerations just like yours who is on a learning curve of …

  • Meeting in Lille
    4 replies
    Mar 24, 2:21 PM
    Community member

    Yes, you will receive the invitation two weeks before the event, which will be towards the end of the month. So don't worry, there's nothing to do on your side :), just accept the invitation when you …

Ask experienced British expats in Lille

  • Where can I find British food?
  • Where can I meet other Brits?
  • Are there British schools in Lille?

Find other Brits to share your hobbies with

British Expats in Lille Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where British expats in Lille exchange experiences and tips to support each other. "Rijsel", an alternative name hinting at the Flemish part of its local history can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Lille’s British expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow British expats in Lille.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Lille to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Brits in Lille at Our Events

Our community in Lille is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Lille’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other British expats to explore the salty marshland of the Camargue. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the UK in your local community as well as Brits in France nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Brits living in Lille!