Press release

Greek referendum result: statement

Following the result of yesterday's referendum in Greece a Downing Street spokesperson made a statement.


A Number 10 spokesperson said:

The Greek people expressed a decisive view in yesterday’s referendum. This is a critical moment in the economic crisis in Greece. We will continue to do whatever is necessary to protect our economic security at this uncertain time. We have already got contingency plans in place and later this morning the Prime Minister will chair a further meeting to review those plans in light of yesterday’s result.

Find out more about advice for UK citizens and businesses regarding Greece.

Published 6 July 2015