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British High Commission - Christchurch Earthquake

Tuesday February the 22nd.

Christchurch Earthquake

The British High Commissioner to New Zealand, Mrs Vicki Treadell has said she is saddened and shocked by the latest Christchurch earthquake.

She says “The British Government is ready to offer any assistance to the people of Christchurch.”

The British High Commission in New Zealand is standing by to help any British National caught up in today’s 6.3 quake .Further advice on the quake will be issued but in the meantime British Nationals affected by the quake are asked to contact the Global Response Centre at 0044 207 008 1500.

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