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VIDEO: Migrants clamber on to lorries in Calais

Footage of desperate migrants trying to clamber on to lorries coming into the UK from Calais has been posted online.

It was taken by a coach passenger who said he saw hundreds of people trying to get onto vehicles at the border crossing. It comes as calls have been by the Freight Transport Association to get the Home Office to lobby the French government, in order control the situation in Calais.


Bulldozers begin clearing refugee camp in Calais

ITV News' International Affairs Editor Rageh Omaar is at a migrant camp in Calais that is being cleared by French police after authorities claimed there had been a scabies outbreak at the site:

More: Police begin dismantling makeshift Calais migrant camps



Calais refugees 'to be moved to hotels'

ITV News cameraman Daniel Demoustier is at a migrant camp in Calais where he says refugees are been told by the French government that they will have to take a shower and will be offered a hotel or apartment.

The conditions at the camp have lead to an outbreak of the highly contagious skin disease scabies.

More: Police plan to dismantle makeshift Calais migrant camps


Eurotunnel pulls out of French ports takeover

by Derek Johnson

The cross channel operator Eurotunnel has announced it is pulling out of a bid to take over the running of two French ports. The firm had said it was interested in operating Calais and Bolougne after helping to launch a new ferry service.

However the proposal has already been criticised by the Competition Commission for potentially pushing up prices to cross the channel. Derek Johnson explains.

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