English Channel

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Pair face court over publication of Emiliano Sala’s post-mortem

Pair face court over publication of Emiliano Sala’s post-mortem

Christopher Ashford and Sherry Bray faced court over allegations they posted an image of footballer Emiliano Sala’s remains to social media.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Friday, February 8, 2019

Footballer Emiliano Sala’s body identified from plane wreckage

Footballer Emiliano Sala’s body identified from plane wreckage

Footballer Emiliano Sala’s body identified from plane wreckage

Emiliano Sala will forever remain in the thoughts of Cardiff City, the club said, as his body was formally identified after being recovered from underwater wreckage in the English Channel.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Monday, February 4, 2019

Plane

Sala plane wreckage: 'There is a body there to be recovered', says investigator

Sala plane wreckage: 'There is a body there to be recovered', says investigator

Investigators have discovered the wreckage of a plane carrying footballer Emiliano Sala in the English Channel, and they say a body is visible.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Argentinian footballer Emiliano Sala was aboard missing plane

Argentinian footballer Emiliano Sala was aboard missing plane

Argentinian footballer Emiliano Sala was aboard missing plane

The Cardiff City footballer Emiliano Sala was aboard a light aircraft that went missing over the English Channel

Dinghies of migrants are small part of ‘significant wedge’ of illegal migration, says Director of Migration Watch UK

Dinghies of migrants are small part of ‘significant wedge’ of illegal migration, says Director of Migration Watch UK

Dinghies of migrants are small part of immigration, says migration expert

Neil Anderson, Executive Director of Migration Watch UK has said that reports of illegal migrants attempting to cross the Channel in dinghies are a “small front-end of a significant wedge”.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Sajid Javid

Sajid Javid questions how 'genuine' cross-Channel migrants are

Sajid Javid questions how 'genuine' cross-Channel migrants are

Home Secretary Sajid Javid has questioned whether migrants using dinghys and small boats to cross the English Channel are "genuine" asylum seekers.

Monday, December 31, 2018

Monday, December 31, 2018

Crossing

Tim Loughton MP: France 'needs to do an awful lot more' to stop migrants crossing the Channel

France 'needs to do an awful lot more' to stop migrants crossing the Channel

Conservative MP Tim Loughton has called for France to "clamp down" on people traffickers smuggling refugees and asylum seekers across the English Channel.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Six Iranian nationals found on Kent beach

Six Iranian nationals found on Kent beach following 'major incident' declaration over migrant Channel crossings

Six Iranian nationals found on Kent beach

Six Iranian men have been found on a Kent beach, amid mounting calls for the Government to tackle the migrant crisis.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Home Secretary Sajid Javid cuts holiday short to deal with migrant ‘major incident’

Home Secretary Sajid Javid cuts holiday short to deal with migrant ‘major incident’

Sajid Javid cuts holiday short to deal with migrant ‘major incident'

Home Secretary Sajid Javid is cutting short a Christmas break to return to the UK to tackle a wave of attempts by migrants to cross the English Channel by boat.

Government spends more than £100m on ferries to ease no-deal Brexit pressures

Government spends more than £100m on ferries to ease no-deal Brexit pressures

Government spends more than £100m on ferries to ease no-deal Brexit pressures

A Government department has spent more than £100 million on ferries to ease potential problems in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018

Home Secretary Sajid Javid declares a major incident after a series of migrant channel crossings over Christmas

Home Secretary Sajid Javid declares a major incident after a series of migrant channel crossings over Christmas

Home Secretary declares major incident after series of migrant channel crossings

The Home Secretary has declared the rising number of migrants attempting to cross the English Channel a "major incident".

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018

More migrants could cross Channel following US withdrawal from Syria, says former police officer

More migrants could cross Channel following US withdrawal from Syria, says former police officer

More migrants could cross Channel following US withdrawal from Syria, says cop

Donald Trump pulling US troops out of Syria could unsettle the situation in the area leading to more people trying to leave, a former police officer says

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

David Davies MP: ‘The bleeding-heart liberal brigade’ is encouraging migrants ‘to risk their lives’

David Davies MP: ‘The bleeding-heart liberal brigade’ is encouraging migrants ‘to risk their lives’

David Davies: ‘The bleeding-heart brigade’ encourages migrants ‘to risk lives'

David Davies, the Conservative MP for Monmouth has said that the ‘bleeding-heart liberal brigade’ is encouraging migrants to “risk their lives” cross the English Channel, after the Home Secretary said he was considering using a Border Force ship to rescue them.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

The ‘scallop wars’ are over as UK and France reach an agreement

The ‘scallop wars’ are over as UK and France reach an agreement

The ‘scallop wars’ are over as UK and France reach an agreement

An agreement has been reached on the principles of a deal to end the ‘scallop wars’ in the English Channel, the UK and French governments have said.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising Francois Fillon at rally

Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising Francois Fillon at May Day rally

Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising Francois Fillon at May Day rally

French news media noted a speech given by the former Front National leader on Monday was similar to a speech given by Fillon before the first round

Friday, February 24, 2017

Friday, February 24, 2017

Fire breaks out on US ship in the English Channel

Fire breaks out on US ship in the English Channel

Fire breaks out on US ship in the English Channel

The coastguard has been called to assist on board a US ship after a fire broke out as it travelled from Southampton to Baltimore

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

The man was picked up in the Channel by coastguard services