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# channel-tunnel - Thursday 30 December, 2021

France suspends transit ban for Britons living in EU
# France
# France

France suspends transit ban for Britons living in EU

Dec 30th 2021, 4:43 PM 31,536 Views 26 Comments

Under stricter Covid-19 travel rules being applied since December 28, only Britons whose official primary residence is in France were to be allowed in.

# channel-tunnel - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Motorists stuck in cars for hours after heat delays Channel Tunnel trains
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Motorists stuck in cars for hours after heat delays Channel Tunnel trains

Jul 26th 2018, 10:28 PM 36,504 Views 17 Comments

Ferry companies were unable to take excess passengers.

# channel-tunnel - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Eurostar trains cancelled after power failure in the Channel Tunnel
# Technical Issues
# Technical Issues

Eurostar trains cancelled after power failure in the Channel Tunnel

Oct 18th 2016, 4:01 PM 6,468 Views 14 Comments

Passengers are facing hours-long delays.

# channel-tunnel - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Britain is building a "monstrous" wall at the Calais refugee camp
# Unwelcome To The Jungle
# Unwelcome To The Jungle

Britain is building a "monstrous" wall at the Calais refugee camp

Sep 7th 2016, 7:59 PM 30,420 Views 118 Comments

The wall, which is expected to cost €2.7 million, will be the latest barrier to go up around Europe.

# channel-tunnel - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Travel woes for holidaymakers as workers on Eurostar rail service to strike
# Channel Tunnel
# Channel Tunnel

Travel woes for holidaymakers as workers on Eurostar rail service to strike

Aug 10th 2016, 8:16 AM 6,019 Views 6 Comments

The high-speed rail service travels from London to France daily.

# channel-tunnel - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Channel Tunnel closed as migrants occupy complex
# Suspended
# Suspended

Channel Tunnel closed as migrants occupy complex

Oct 3rd 2015, 7:48 AM 10,615 Views 37 Comments

The cross-channel rail line has been a repeat target for migrants attempting to reach Britain.

# channel-tunnel - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

"Where is your compassion?" The Daily Express is being slammed for this headline
# Being Christian
# Being Christian

"Where is your compassion?" The Daily Express is being slammed for this headline

Aug 11th 2015, 4:19 PM 18,997 Views 121 Comments

Somehow, ‘Songs of Praise’ is the broadcaster’s most controversial programme right now.

# channel-tunnel - Friday 7 August, 2015

Man charged after 'walking most of the Channel Tunnel'
# Eurotunnel
# Eurotunnel

Man charged after 'walking most of the Channel Tunnel'

Aug 7th 2015, 7:42 PM 12,232 Views 27 Comments

A spike in the numbers of migrants trying to make the crossing has become a sensitive political issue in Britain.

# channel-tunnel - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Riot police spray migrants with 'chemical irritant' as hundreds storm Channel Tunnel
# Calais
# Calais

Riot police spray migrants with 'chemical irritant' as hundreds storm Channel Tunnel

Aug 2nd 2015, 11:23 AM 26,369 Views 169 Comments

Britain and France have vowed to do more to end the migrant crisis.

# channel-tunnel - Saturday 1 August, 2015

More than 1,000 migrants have tried to pass through the Channel tunnel in 48 hours
# Crisis
# Crisis

More than 1,000 migrants have tried to pass through the Channel tunnel in 48 hours

Aug 1st 2015, 12:54 PM 13,029 Views 87 Comments

The migrant crisis has seen desperate attempts by individuals trying to reach the UK.

# channel-tunnel - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

A migrant has died trying to reach Britain through the Channel Tunnel
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

A migrant has died trying to reach Britain through the Channel Tunnel

Jul 7th 2015, 10:44 AM 15,452 Views 18 Comments

The person’s body was found in the early hours of the morning.

# channel-tunnel - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Channel Tunnel chaos as protesters burn tyres on train tracks
# Sailors
# Sailors

Channel Tunnel chaos as protesters burn tyres on train tracks

Jun 23rd 2015, 4:37 PM 17,114 Views 16 Comments

Eurotunnel has closed the crossing for the evening.

# channel-tunnel - Saturday 17 January, 2015

A lorry fire in the Channel Tunnel has caused travel chaos
# Eurostar
# Eurostar

A lorry fire in the Channel Tunnel has caused travel chaos

Jan 17th 2015, 5:19 PM 10,636 Views 6 Comments

It has almost been brought under control.