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Dozens of Britons march in southern Spain ahead of Brexit

Dozens of Britons march in southern Spain ahead of Brexit

22.9.2019

Dozens of Britons march in southern Spain ahead of Brexit

Dozens of Britons marched through the southern Spanish city of Malaga on Sunday to register their concerns about their uncertain status as Britain ...

Spain is home to around 300,000 Britons. Together with Portugal, the Iberian peninsula accounts for almost a quarter of all Britons living in Europe, UN data shows.

British residents in Spain, wearing masks of Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, take part in an anti-Brexit demonstration, in Malaga, Spain, Sep 22, 2019. (Photo: Reuters/Jon Nazca)

British residents in Spain march during an anti-Brexit demonstration. (Photo: Reuters/Jon Nazca)

Spain is the most popular European retirement destination for Britons, with around a third of British residents aged over 65. Among foreign nationals, they are by far the biggest users of Spain's state-funded universal healthcare system.

Acting Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, who could be replaced following November elections, has sought to reassure Britons living in Spain, promising to protect their rights after Britain's exit from the European Union.

"Spain is doing everything it can to protect us," said Tamara Essex, a 60-year-old from Dorset, southwest England, who has lived in Spain for more than seven years."The UK government has forgotten us."

Read more: CNA

Dozens of Britons march in southern Spain ahead of Brexit MALAGA , SPAIN (REUTERS) - Dozens of Britons marched through the southern Spanish city of Malaga on Sunday (Sept 22) to register their concerns about their uncertain status as Britain prepares to leave the European Union .. Read more at straitstimes.com. sorry to sound harsh but if you decide to leave the UK and live in another country don't expect the UK to throw themselves under the EU bus just to support your chosen way of life. These are people who invest their lives in Spain. It may be for warmer climate, tax, cheaper wine etc. As for me, I endure cold winters, pay tax to HM Treasury, and pay between £3.90 and £5 for a pint of beer. Expats never seem to be sorry for me!

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Dozens of Britons march in southern Spain ahead of Brexit MALAGA , SPAIN (REUTERS) - Dozens of Britons marched through the southern Spanish city of Malaga on Sunday (Sept 22) to register their concerns about their uncertain status as Britain prepares to leave the European Union .. Read more at straitstimes.com. sorry to sound harsh but if you decide to leave the UK and live in another country don't expect the UK to throw themselves under the EU bus just to support your chosen way of life. These are people who invest their lives in Spain. It may be for warmer climate, tax, cheaper wine etc. As for me, I endure cold winters, pay tax to HM Treasury, and pay between £3.90 and £5 for a pint of beer. Expats never seem to be sorry for me!

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