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#Dover

# dover - Sunday 24 July, 2022

Roads to Port of Dover ‘flowing normally’ after days of traffic chaos
# Dover Traffic
# Dover Traffic

Roads to Port of Dover ‘flowing normally’ after days of traffic chaos

Jul 24th 2022, 8:01 AM 14,781 Views 16 Comments

Extra post-Brexit border checks and French authorities’ understaffing of checkpoints in Dover have been blamed for the hold-ups.

# dover - Saturday 23 July, 2022

UK calls on France to act as travellers face more delays and gridlock at Port of Dover
# Six-hour Queues
# Six-hour Queues

UK calls on France to act as travellers face more delays and gridlock at Port of Dover

Jul 23rd 2022, 8:21 AM 35,133 Views 53 Comments

Bumper-to-bumper traffic made its way towards the Port of Dover in England yesterday.

# dover - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Second P&O ferry detained in port after safety inspection
# Dover
# Dover

Second P&O ferry detained in port after safety inspection

Updated Mar 29th 2022, 12:06 PM 21,374 Views 6 Comments

The firm sparked outrage after sacking 800 seafarers without notice.

# dover - Friday 23 October, 2020

Migrants arriving wet and freezing after crossing English Channel are processed at 'rubble-strewn building site'
# Kent
# Kent

Migrants arriving wet and freezing after crossing English Channel are processed at 'rubble-strewn building site'

Oct 23rd 2020, 7:24 AM 24,604 Views 11 Comments

Charities said the findings were “extremely disturbing” and show the “brutal reality of how refugee children are treated in Priti Patel’s Britain”.

# dover - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Two Irish men face illegal immigration charge after 10 people found in lorry
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Two Irish men face illegal immigration charge after 10 people found in lorry

Mar 7th 2020, 5:04 PM 34,527 Views 0 Comments

The two men were arrested in Dover by UK police.

# dover - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

'Super-human': Swimmer (37) becomes first person to swim across English Channel four times non-stop
# Feat Of Endurance
# Feat Of Endurance

'Super-human': Swimmer (37) becomes first person to swim across English Channel four times non-stop

Sep 17th 2019, 10:34 AM 19,687 Views 22 Comments

It took Sarah Thomas 54 hours.

# dover - Friday 6 September, 2019

Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car
# Dover
# Dover

Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car

Sep 6th 2019, 5:13 PM 18,110 Views 0 Comments

Robert Keogh was stopped last month by border force officers at the Port of Dover en route from Calais.

# dover - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Not much optimism for Irish hauliers after no-deal Brexit tailback test at Dover
# Port Of Dover
# Port Of Dover

Not much optimism for Irish hauliers after no-deal Brexit tailback test at Dover

Jan 9th 2019, 6:05 AM 13,339 Views 11 Comments

Yesterday, 89 trucks took part in a no-deal Brexit test to see what delays there would be if there were checks at the Port of Dover.

# dover - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Two arrested on suspicion of arranging English Channel migrant crossings
# Dover
# Dover

Two arrested on suspicion of arranging English Channel migrant crossings

Jan 3rd 2019, 7:06 AM 7,378 Views 16 Comments

In December, around 230 people tried to make the 33-kilometre journey from France to Britain.

# dover - Monday 31 December, 2018

Britain and France to step up English Channel patrols after spike in migrant crossings
# Immigration
# Immigration

Britain and France to step up English Channel patrols after spike in migrant crossings

Dec 31st 2018, 1:18 PM 9,501 Views 32 Comments

Both countries are to increase surveillance patrols and target trafficking gangs.

# dover - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Second man arrested in connection with London Tube terror attack
# Parsons Green
# Parsons Green

Second man arrested in connection with London Tube terror attack

Sep 17th 2017, 9:58 AM 9,703 Views 49 Comments

A 21-year-old man was arrested in Hounslow, west London, just before midnight last night.

# dover - Monday 8 May, 2017

Banksy's new mural shows a man chipping away at the stars in the European flag
# Subtle
# Subtle

Banksy's new mural shows a man chipping away at the stars in the European flag

May 8th 2017, 8:06 AM 28,214 Views 80 Comments

It appeared on a building near the Dover ferry terminal over the weekend.

# dover - Sunday 24 July, 2016

14-hour delays see traffic at standstill at English port of entry into France
# Dover
# Dover

14-hour delays see traffic at standstill at English port of entry into France

Jul 24th 2016, 12:05 PM 36,797 Views 71 Comments

The Port of Dover has seen enormous tailbacks over the weekend due to holiday traffic and heightened security at French border control.

# dover - Friday 8 May, 2015

WATCH: Police officer charged with kicking black man in the face
# Lateef Dickerson
# Lateef Dickerson

WATCH: Police officer charged with kicking black man in the face

May 8th 2015, 8:50 PM 16,993 Views 32 Comments

Lateef Dickerson was complying with orders to get down on the ground when it happened.

# dover - Friday 19 December, 2014

Man sentenced to five years in prison over cling film sex game death
# Bondage
# Bondage

Man sentenced to five years in prison over cling film sex game death

Dec 19th 2014, 8:00 AM 29,845 Views 15 Comments

47-year-old Alun Williams had been wrapped head to toe in cling film and PVC and suffered a heart attack.

# dover - Saturday 29 November, 2014

This headline brings news of a terrifying crimewave in one English town
# Too Quiet
From The Daily Edge
# Too Quiet

This headline brings news of a terrifying crimewave in one English town

Nov 29th 2014, 3:15 PM 2,865 Views 5 Comments

It’s… horrible…

# dover - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Worst first date ever? Woman says love interest stole her TV and dog
# Stupid Cupid
From The Daily Edge
# Stupid Cupid

Worst first date ever? Woman says love interest stole her TV and dog

Apr 20th 2014, 1:45 PM 3,773 Views 0 Comments

What, no kiss goodnight?

# dover - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Girl gets stuck in up to her waist in drain while trying to save iPhone
# So Drained
From The Daily Edge
# So Drained

Girl gets stuck in up to her waist in drain while trying to save iPhone

Apr 3rd 2014, 12:30 PM 5,259 Views 2 Comments

Passers-by laughed and took pictures. What would YOU do?

# dover - Monday 2 July, 2012

Video, photos: Virgin tycoon Richard Branson and son set kitesurfing records
# Silver Surfer
From The Daily Edge
# Silver Surfer

Video, photos: Virgin tycoon Richard Branson and son set kitesurfing records

Jul 2nd 2012, 10:34 AM 5,160 Views 4 Comments

The team also managed not to be arrested by the French police…

# dover - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

In pictures: storms topple trees and trucks in Britain
# Storms
# Storms

In pictures: storms topple trees and trucks in Britain

Jan 3rd 2012, 1:33 PM 4,530 Views 2 Comments

High winds have resulted in road closures and serious damage to cars and buildings in England and Scotland today.