People defending the rights of migrants stand next to a banner reading “309 dead at the Franco-British border since 1999”, during a rally outside the port of Calais, France, November 25, 2021.Rafael Yaghobzadeh/Associated Press The growing row between France and Britain over how to stop migrants crossing the English ChannelRead More →

Smuggling gangs make millions ferrying desperate people across the Channel, with Boris Johnson saying criminals ‘get away with murder’ Smugglers charge over £5,000 per person for Channel crossings ( Image: Reuters) Smuggling gangs earn thousands of pounds for every person they transport across the English Channel. Boris Johnson has vowedRead More →

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered an intergovernmental review of the migrant crisis as he is “exasperated” by the failure to stem the number of crossings from France, The Times reported on Saturday. British frustration at the number of migrants crossing the English Channel illegally fromRead More →

Channel: an expert explores an “former ghost town” under water The English Channel is a notoriously difficult place to dive. With powerful tides and extremely cold waters, the conditions are far from ideal. For inexperienced divers, both can pose significant risks, so careful preparation is crucial. But once these difficultiesRead More →