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English Channel migrants 'forced onto boats' to make perilous sea crossing — UK border official
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Nearly 1,500 migrants made journey to UK in small boats during August
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How Britons see arrival of migrants crossing English Channel
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Endurance swimmer Chloe McCardel completes record-breaking Channel crossing
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Migrants attempt dangerous crossing in the English Channel
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Migrants detained in Dover after boat stopped in Channel
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Boris Johnson: Legal framework needs to change to curb illegal immigration
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Boat carrying migrants to UK seen bailing out water
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Gove: ‘Home sec is focused on protecting UK’s borders’
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Sunak: ‘We all want to see these crossings reduced’
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September is record month for migrant Channel crossingsThe first 16 days of September saw 1,487 people cross the Channel, more than any other month.
Border Force tackle 12 migrant boat English Channel crossingsThe Border Force dealt with vessels carrying 165 migrants trying to reach the UK on Monday.
More than 200 migrants picked up in English ChannelThe French authorities stopped more than 100 people making the crossing, the Home Office says.
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Far-right groups targeting hotels housing asylum seekers during coronavirus pandemicAnger over rising English Channel crossings 'uniting different strands' of extremists
Teen migrant dies 'trying to cross English Channel'The body of the 16-year-old from Sudan was found on the English Channel coast at Sangatte.
Channel crossings: 16-year-old Sudanese boy washed up on French beach after drowning trying to reach UKA 16-year-old Sudanese boy has drowned in the English Channel while trying to reach the UK.
Endurance swimmer Chloe McCardel completes record-breaking English Channel crossingAustralian moves to second on list of most Channel swims, passing men's record of 34
Channel crossings: No plans for Royal Navy to block migrants after UN warns ships could cause 'fatal incidents'The Royal Navy has no current plans to deploy ships in the English Channel to stop migrant boat crossings, it has announced.
Sussex earthquake: 3-magnitude tremor hits English channelAn 3.0-magnitude earthquake has struck the English Channel just off the Sussex coast.
UK border: 13 boats carrying over 130 migrants intercepted on English ChannelThe Home Office has said Border Force officials have intercepted 13 boats carrying more than 130 migrants arriving in the UK on Friday. A spokesperson for the department said Border Force was..
Record migrant numbers cross English Channel in small boatsMore than 200 migrants were stopped by French authorities, but 180 crossed to Kent on Sunday.
Record number of migrants reach UK on day Priti Patel announces new approach to deal with English Channel crossingsA new daily record has been set for the number of migrants to reach to the UK after crossing the English Channel, according to figures released this morning.
English Channel search operation after migrant crossingsSeveral boats are spotted as the home secretary visits France for talks on tackling people smuggling.
Nigel Farage condemned for boat trip into English Channel to report migrant 'invasion'Brexit Party leader has already been reprimanded for making trips to report on migrants during lockdown
At least 140 migrants intercepted in English Channel amid bank holiday influx of boats'Coronavirus has made a bad situation life-threateningly worse,' charity says about refugee camps
Channel migrants: Two boats intercepted in English ChannelThere were 29 people on board, the Home Office says.
Channel migrants: Border Force intercepts four boatsBorder Force officials deal with a series of incidents in the English Channel.
Royal Navy monitoring 'unusually high levels of activity' by Russian warships in English ChannelTiming of movements seen as test of British military resilience in face of coronavirus outbreak
Coronavirus: Nearly 100 migrants try to cross English Channel as UK lockdown intensifies'The only way we're going to beat [coronavirus] is if we protect society as a whole,' campaigner warns
Tracking European eels in the English ChannelA device used to monitor the migration of European eels washed up near Guernsey.
French coastguards rescue 31 migrants attempting Channel crossingFrench coastguards rescued 31 migrants trying to cross the English Channel overnight after the engine of one small boat cut out and the other dinghy began to take in water, local authorities in France..
Child among 49 migrants rescued from boats crossing English Channel on Boxing DayMore than 120 migrants forced back to European mainland after boat crossings to UK in 2019
Sarah Thomas: American swims English Channel four timesSarah Thomas is the first person to swim the English Channel four times non-stop
Channel migrants: Two boats found after 86 attempted crossingTwo more boats are intercepted in the English Channel after nearly 100 people try to cross in a day.
Syrian lecturer completes English Channel swimZeina Alsharkas says she is "proud" to be the first Syrian woman to complete the crossing on her own.
Search for missing migrant who 'fell overboard' in English Channel abandonedRescue teams call off search for migrant reported missing after scouring busy shipping lanes for 24 hours
Man crosses English Channel by flyboardFrenchman Franky Zapata has become the first person to cross the English Channel on a flyboard.
Franky Zapata: Flyboarding Frenchman crosses English ChannelIt was inventor Franky Zapata's second attempt to fly the 22 miles on his jet-powered craft.
Frenchman succeeds in bid to cross English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboardFrench inventor Franky Zapata on Sunday succeeded in crossing the English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard he designed, having abandoned a previous bid after failing to land on a refueling platform..
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Imam jailed for helping refugees try to cross English ChannelIranian man says he was 'ashamed' when he discovered boats were being used by traffickers
France: Imam jailed over Channel migrant crossingsThe Iranian national was found guilty of helping migrants cross the English Channel in dinghies.