The definitive guide for passing the test, complete with a companion CD ROM to help you study with ease and pass your test with confidence. 

The 2011 edition is the latest update in this highly successful series and contains everything you need to pass the Life in the UK Test on you first attempt. The series has now sold over 350,000 copies and comes complete with the required official study materials from the Home Office, handy revision advice and practice tests so you can be confident of success.

This edition also includes a CD ROM featuring interactive testing software that lets you test yourself using your PC. Featuring tests on individual chapters as well as practice tests drawn from hundreds of questions, the CD ROM will help you focus your studies and develop your knowledge as well as preparing you for the experience of the test itself.

With over 200,000 people being granted British citizenship in 2009, and significant changes to the application process due in July 2011, we have updated our study guides to ensure that applicants have the latest information available for their studies now.

What’s new in the 2011 Edition?

  • Updated CD ROM with hundreds of additional practice questions
  • More practice tests to help students prepare with confidence
  • Updated section containing trusted advice and answers to common questions from people who have successfully passed the test
  • Updated information on announced changes to citizenship and immigration laws

Passing the Life in the UK test is a requirement for anyone wanting to live permanently in Britain or become a British citizen. This practical study guide is designed to make preparing for the test a whole lot easier. According to statistics released by the Home Office in 2009, just under 71% of people passed the test. Feedback we have received from over 5,500 candidates who used Red Squirrel guides show that over 92% of them pass on their first attempt.

As well as the new features, the book is packed with useful information, including:

  • All the latest official study materials required for the Life in the UK Test
  • Easy to understand diagrams that explain difficult topics
  • Hundreds of multiple choice practice questions based on the study materials
  • Handy ‘Words to Know’ section that explains difficult terms
  • A British timeline and calendar to help you remember all the dates required
  • Help with your citizenship ceremony and passport application once you have passed the test

Purchasers of the book can also take advantage of a free subscription to the online tests on The site also contains the latest news and guidance on events and decisions affecting people looking to make the UK their home.

Revised and updated with everything you need to learn, this is the essential step-by-step guide to passing the Life in the UK Test.

Available online, or at WHSmith, Waterstones and all good bookstores 
£7.99 | ISBN: 978-1-907389-04-7