Commenting on reports about the shipping accident off the port of Cebu, Chargé d’Affaires Stephen Lysaght said:
We are aware of the shipping accident off the port of Cebu. We are in touch with local authorities. We stand ready to offer Consular assistance to any British nationals that may have been involved in this incident. If you have any concerns about British citizens, please contact us at +632 858 2200.