1. National

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.

View all 54 updates ›

Tilbury incident: Darent Valley Hospital 'on standby'

A spokesman for Darent Valley Hospital in Dartford, Kent, said it was "currently on standby to receive cases" after more than 30 people, including children, were found inside a shipping container in Tilbury docks.

More on this story