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Second man held over people found in Tilbury Docks container

A second man has been arrested in Northern Ireland in connection with the death of a man and discovery of 34 other immigrants in a shipping container at Tilbury Docks, Essex Police said.

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Basildon hospital 'responding to major incident'

Basildon hospital says it is "responding to a major incident" after more than 30 adults and children were found in a shipping container in the nearby Tilbury docks.

A hospital spokeswoman said they are treating 19 people including seven children, adding "they are all currently being assessed".

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