Work to get Eurotunnel back up and running

After major delays on Eurotunnel yesterday due to a power failure and train break down, work continues to get it fully functioning.

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Hundreds evacuated from Eurotunnel

Hundreds of passengers have had to be evacuated from a broken-down train in the Channel Tunnel this morning, leading to long delays for travellers at London St Pancras.

The French-bound Eurotunnel passenger shuttle train came to a halt about a quarter of the way through the tunnel after a problem with the overhead power line. 382 passengers and four dogs were evacuated and taken on to the French terminal.

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