Category: UK


French police clears largest migrant camp near Calais

Around 200 migrants were forced to abandon an informal camp in France after police cleared the area on 12 March 2019. Before its...
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Harrowing tales from migrants attempting to cross the English Channel

Migrants in northern France are repeatedly risking their lives to cross the English Channel. One Iraqi couple, Azis and Maryam,...
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Another 10 migrants picked up off British coast

Another ten migrants on two inflatable boats have been picked up by border patrol on the English Channel on 14 February 2019....
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Iranian family’s repeated attempts to cross the English Channel

Ahmad Ali, is an irregular migrant from Iran. Speaking to news agency itv, Ahmad said he has been living in Calais, France, with...
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Unprecedented peak in attempted English Channel crossings

France and the United Kingdom have expanded their border control operations following a sudden rise in the number of irregular...
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UK returns irregular migrants to France

British authorities have begun returning irregular migrants arriving in the UK to France. The first group of migrants, who...
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It is over for the Aquarius

It is now official. After being detained for several months at the port of Marseille, waiting for a flag, the Aquarius will not...
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Conditions worsen in Calais as police perform 20 clearances every week

French authorities have ramped up their efforts to clear the makeshift refugee camps in Calais, carrying out around 20 eviction...
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Britain to take down smugglers’ online services on Facebook

The UK government has said it will begin cracking down on people smugglers who advertise their services on Facebook to potential...
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