>> Free good quality healthcare. Besides sun and seafood it's one of the top attractions for Brits looking to retire in Spain. But, for the 300 thousand already living here Brits said, it could put an end to that. The fair for these so called Brits parts have been to return to the UK.
>> If the healthcare disappears. Then, people will have a choice of going back to Britain or having private healthcare. They may not be able to get the private healthcare.>> Britons are by far the biggest foreign users of Spain's healthcare system. Last year running up a bill of almost 300 million Euros, three times more than the next biggest spenders, the French.
Where the pensioners save on medical costs, they spend elsewhere.>>
> The contribution of the pensions of Britons to our local economy is significant. It carries a heavy influential weight in our economy. We have to account for the fact that Mijas is 85 thousand habitants on its census and 11 thousand were British.
>> Once Britain leaves the block, those who can afford can turn to private care. But those who can't may end up seeking Spanish citizenship, leaving Madrid a fit a quite hefty medical bill.