United Kingdom British Passport - Series 17 : EUROPEAN COMMUNITY (1988 - 1997)
The stitching thread is white and should not fluoresce in UV light.
The front endpaper is printed in burgundy intaglio (raised printing).
The front endpaper contains a border of extra small print reading BRITISH PASSPORT.
Passports issued overseas may not be machine readable (they will not have numbers/chevrons etc printed on the biodata page