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Fees for a British citizen returning from living overseas
The general rule is that the student must have been a resident in the UK for the three years prior to starting university to be eligible for Home fees and UK Government financial support (I think it is to do with where the family taxes have been paid). Residence is more relevant here than citizenship. The fact that grandparents have been living in the UK for the last three years is not relevant.
You could contact Student Finance England:
Note that the rules vary depending on which of the four countries of the UK you will be residing in, so if you are going to live in Scotland you should contact SAAS.
Also look at the UKCISA website:
Hope this helps,