Seven would-be illegal immigrants have been stopped from entering the UK after Border Force officers found them hidden in a van at Calais port heading for Dover.
The group of four men, a woman and two children who were all from Sri Lanka were discovered in the early hours after a heart beat detector was used during a random check.
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