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New arrivals: Four children from 'The Jungle' camp to arrive in Ireland soon
# Tusla
# Tusla

New arrivals: Four children from 'The Jungle' camp to arrive in Ireland soon

Oct 25th 2017, 2:26 PM 16,661 Views 85 Comments

So far, 30 children who have been separated from their families have been brought to Ireland.

Six more teenagers from 'The Jungle' migrant camp arrive in Ireland
# Welcome
# Welcome

Six more teenagers from 'The Jungle' migrant camp arrive in Ireland

Apr 2nd 2017, 1:12 PM 31,423 Views 116 Comments

This brings to 25 the number of children separated from their loved ones by the migrant crisis who have been accepted into Ireland.

Mayor of Calais bans distribution of free food to migrants
# France
# France

Mayor of Calais bans distribution of free food to migrants

Mar 2nd 2017, 10:48 PM 18,953 Views 57 Comments

Mayor Natacha Bouchart says the directive is to prevent “law and order issues”.

New beginnings: 200 child refugees from Calais camp will come to Ireland
# Dail Vote
# Dail Vote

New beginnings: 200 child refugees from Calais camp will come to Ireland

Nov 10th 2016, 11:05 PM 30,197 Views 173 Comments

The makeshift refugee camp was cleared out and demolished last month after being deemed dangerous and unsafe.

"The situation for children in Calais is the worst it's ever been"
# The Jungle
# The Jungle

"The situation for children in Calais is the worst it's ever been"

Oct 27th 2016, 2:59 PM 11,445 Views 39 Comments

1,500 children are being housed in shipping containers following the destruction of “The Jungle” migrant camp. Others are sleeping in the remains of the destroyed camp.

'They are angry because the Jungle is finished and they cannot go to England'
# France
# France

'They are angry because the Jungle is finished and they cannot go to England'

Oct 26th 2016, 4:30 PM 21,022 Views 55 Comments

Fires have blazed in Calais since last night.

Thousands of migrants expected to remain at demolished Calais camp
# The Jungle
# The Jungle

Thousands of migrants expected to remain at demolished Calais camp

Oct 25th 2016, 9:14 AM 11,691 Views 87 Comments

A migrant charity said it is concerned about what will happen later in the week when those determined to get to England refuse to be moved.

Mistrust, language barriers and mist: An Irish volunteer's account of the Calais evacuation
# The Jungle
# The Jungle

Mistrust, language barriers and mist: An Irish volunteer's account of the Calais evacuation

Oct 25th 2016, 6:01 AM 9,094 Views 34 Comments

“It’s tense but calm at the moment. There’s warehouse processing people from the camp and a container has been cleared out to process the children.”

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 30,573 Views 118 Comments

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

Farmers and truckers blockading Calais in protest at migrant camp "The Jungle"
# Tractor Protest
# Tractor Protest

Farmers and truckers blockading Calais in protest at migrant camp "The Jungle"

Sep 5th 2016, 10:16 AM 19,009 Views 58 Comments

Around 70 trucks have begun a go-slow on the main motorway into the French port.

Hundreds to be moved as France to begin bulldozing 'The Jungle' migrant camp
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Hundreds to be moved as France to begin bulldozing 'The Jungle' migrant camp

Feb 26th 2016, 9:10 AM 12,687 Views 81 Comments

Migrants have been offered new accommodation in containers.

Five shot, two killed in 'targeted' attack at Seattle homeless camp
# The Jungle
# The Jungle

Five shot, two killed in 'targeted' attack at Seattle homeless camp

Jan 27th 2016, 9:15 AM 8,969 Views 0 Comments

Police are hunting for two men in the wake of the shooting.

Banksy's new work hits out at use of teargas in 'Jungle' refugee camp
# Les Miserables
# Les Miserables

Banksy's new work hits out at use of teargas in 'Jungle' refugee camp

Jan 25th 2016, 2:42 PM 15,511 Views 35 Comments

The artist’s latest mural has appeared in London.

Calais port closed after migrants board ferry in bid to reach Britain
# The Jungle
# The Jungle

Calais port closed after migrants board ferry in bid to reach Britain

Jan 24th 2016, 8:41 AM 20,197 Views 65 Comments

It estimated that between 30 and 40 migrants had boarded the Spirit of Britain ferry, operated by P&O.

An Irish woman is bringing music from Calais' 'Jungle' camps to Ireland
# Calais Field Music
# Calais Field Music

An Irish woman is bringing music from Calais' 'Jungle' camps to Ireland

Jan 16th 2016, 10:30 AM 8,745 Views 38 Comments

Money raised from the project will go directly to the performers.

'Devastating and incredible': Irish volunteers on life in the Jungle
# Refugee Crisis
# Refugee Crisis

'Devastating and incredible': Irish volunteers on life in the Jungle

Oct 11th 2015, 9:15 AM 15,673 Views 74 Comments

“You’re in France and within five or six steps you’re walking into a third world country.”

"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 19,012 Views 121 Comments

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

This Paralympian athlete is getting abuse because people think she's on I'm A Celebrity
# I'm A Celebrity
From The Daily Edge
# I'm A Celebrity

This Paralympian athlete is getting abuse because people think she's on I'm A Celebrity

Nov 17th 2014, 8:18 AM 3,713 Views 0 Comments

Gemma Collis and Gemma Collins: similar, but very different.