Tag Archives: English Channel

31Jul/15

Migrants wake to a fresh day of attempting to cross Channel

Migrants sleeping rough in Calais wake in makeshifts camps as they continue their daily attempts to cross the Channel tunnel.
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10Jul/15

Airbus flight becomes first electric plane to cross Channel

The Airbus E-Fan becomes the first twin-engine electric plane to cross the English Channel after completing its maiden flight between Lydd in Kent and Calais in northern France.

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01Jul/15

Freight trucks, migrants hampered as ferry workers continue blockade of Calais port

Ferry workers continue to block the port of Calais, forcing the closure of the Channel Tunnel leaving trucks and migrants hoping to get to the United Kingdom stranded in France.
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