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Mrs Jem Wild (Head of Engagement and Customer services) Mr Julian Blewitt (Vice Consul) & Miss Kanokwan Jiwtrakoon (Pro Consul) ,from the Consular section of the British Embassy in Bangkok visited Samui between Max MurphysWednesday 02nd and Friday 04th September 2015. Consular officials visit the island frequently throughout the year as part of their ongoing duties (Prison visits etc) but on this occasion the team also enjoyed a full itinerary of meetings with local authorities, including Bangkok Airways,the Marine Police and the Tourist Authority of Thailand. On Thursday the Samui Times caught up with the team for lunch at Max Murphys along with Honorary Consul Dave Covey and his lovely wife Mook. The team returned to Bangkok on Friday evening.

For more information on the British Embassy please see their website or follow them via any of the links posted below

Emergency Consular Assistance (24 hours)

For emergency assistance, such as in the event of the death, assault, arrest or hospitalisation of a British national, call the embassy on +66(0)23058333 and follow the instructions to be connected with consular officers. If you are calling from the UK about a British national in Thailand, call our Consular Assistance Team in London on +44(0)2070081500

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