Foreign Secretary William Hague has called for a Egypt's new president to lead a swift return to the democratic process, including free fair and inclusive elections, following yesterday's military coup.
The Foreign Office is advising against all but essential travel to the main urban parts of Egypt but Hague stressed travel to the Red Sea resorts are not affected by the safety alert.
Hague also called for the civilian government to find a way to work together in the way they have not since the 2011 overthrow of Mubarak to create a constitution that improves the rights of minority as well as majority groups, and create a plan for economy recovery.
The Muslim Brotherhood tells ITV News they are against violence but will "pay the price of their blood" to restore their ousted president.
Egypt's army has named two further officials in the transitional government as its supporters and opponents vowed to stay on the streets.
There has been outrage in Egypt after 51 people were killed near an barracks where ousted President Mohamed Morsi is thought to be held.