25 Jun, 2016 @ 09:16
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VIDEO: British Ambassador to Spain reassures expats that ‘nothing will change’ for now

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BRITISH Ambassador to Spain Simon Manley has delievered a reassuring speach to the hundreds of thousands of British expats living in Spain. 

In the short video Manley said he has received many calls from concerned expats in the past 24 hours.

However, he said now is not the time to panic.

“From call I have received today I know that some Britons are worried about what the referendum means for them right now,” he said.

“Right now nothing is changing. You can still live her, work here, just as before.”

Manley added that expats will still enjoy the same access to Spain’s public serivces and health care until negotiations are made between the UK and the EU.

He said is likely to take up to two years.

Rob Horgan

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