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May accused of report 'cover-up'

Home Secretary Theresa May has been accused of a "cover-up" after she used legal powers to keep parts of a critical inspection into UK border controls secret.

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Eurostar loophole 'may still being used to sneak into UK'

Thousands of illegal immigrants may still be using a loophole on the Eurostar to sneak into the country, a report from a leading civil servant suggests.

Thousands may be sneaking into the UK using a loophole on the Eurostar, a new report says Credit: PA

However, the Home Secretary has allegedly prevented the public from seeing the sections of the report by Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration, John Vine, on the "Lille Loophole".

It reveals Border Force staff, who police ports and airports, are still concerned the illegal loophole is being used to get into Britain.

The 'Lille Loophole' exempts some passengers who travel to the UK on Eurostar trains via Lille from British immigration checks.

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