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#Channel Crossing

# channel-crossing - Monday 2 May, 2022

Charities say Rwanda plan not deterring ‘desperate’ migrants crossing Channel to UK
# Refugees
# Refugees

Charities say Rwanda plan not deterring ‘desperate’ migrants crossing Channel to UK

May 2nd 2022, 5:25 PM 9,474 Views 2 Comments

Small boat journeys from France to the UK began again on Sunday after a break of more than a week.

# channel-crossing - Saturday 27 November, 2021

Kurdish woman named as one of 27 people who died in Channel tragedy
# English Channel
# English Channel

Kurdish woman named as one of 27 people who died in Channel tragedy

Nov 27th 2021, 2:42 PM 18,018 Views 17 Comments

Relatives identified 24-year-old Maryam Nuri Mohamed Amin.

# channel-crossing - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Macron and Johnson pledge action against 'lethal' sea crossings after Channel tragedy
# Channel Crossing
# Channel Crossing

Macron and Johnson pledge action against 'lethal' sea crossings after Channel tragedy

Updated Nov 24th 2021, 11:00 PM 36,136 Views 62 Comments

The death toll from the Channel crossing tragedy has been revised downward to 27 this evening, a French minister said.

# channel-crossing - Friday 12 November, 2021

Around 1,000 people risk death to reach UK in new Channel crossings record
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# UK

Around 1,000 people risk death to reach UK in new Channel crossings record

Nov 12th 2021, 8:22 AM 12,226 Views 22 Comments

Lifeboat crews and Border Force boats were kept busy overnight after spending hours intercepting boats in the Dover Straight throughout the day.

# channel-crossing - Sunday 4 July, 2021

Migrants arriving in UK without permission could soon face four years in prison
# Channel Crossing
# Channel Crossing

Migrants arriving in UK without permission could soon face four years in prison

Jul 4th 2021, 4:39 PM 31,738 Views 83 Comments

People smugglers may also face life sentences under the tough new laws.

# channel-crossing - Thursday 24 December, 2020

Thousands of lorry drivers could spend Christmas in Kent traffic backlog
# Channel Crossing
# Channel Crossing

Thousands of lorry drivers could spend Christmas in Kent traffic backlog

Dec 24th 2020, 12:01 PM 25,519 Views 18 Comments

Drivers coming from the UK need to be tested to be allowed into France – causing huge delays despite the borders being opened.

# channel-crossing - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Migrant boats cross the Channel as hundreds greet asylum seekers at barracks
# Channel Crossing
# Channel Crossing

Migrant boats cross the Channel as hundreds greet asylum seekers at barracks

Oct 17th 2020, 5:22 PM 43,507 Views 44 Comments

Up to 200 people gathered outside a military barracks in Kent where asylum-seekers are being housed.