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The new refugee accomdation in 'the Jungle' in Calais
09/02/2016 - France - Britain

France will still monitor UK border if Britain leaves EU

The French Government has dismissed David Cameron’s claim that it would scrap a border agreement with Britain in the event of a Brexit, Citing sources in the interior ministry, British media ...
Djokovic continues domination at Australian Open
05/02/2016 - Sports Insight

Djokovic continues domination at Australian Open

In this week's Sports Insight Paul Myers looks back at the Australian Open where Novak Djokovic claimed his 11th major title and Angelique Kerber joined the ranks of women's grand slam ...
Wycombe Wanderers goalkeeping coach Barry Richardson warms up before the game against Aston Villa on 9 January, 2016.
01/02/2016 - Football

46-year-old keeper makes surprise comeback

The UK's Wycombe Wanderers' 46-year-old goalkeeping coach took everyone by surprise on Saturday when he came off the bench for the first time in 13 years - and kept a clean sheet.

Serena Williams is seeking a 22nd singles title at a grand slam tournament.
28/01/2016 - tennis

Williams stoops to conquer Radwanska at Australian Open

Serena Williams moved into her 26th major singles final on Thursday with a 6-0 6-4 destruction of the fourth seed Agnieska Radwanska at the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Johanna Konta will play in her first grand slam semi-final.
27/01/2016 - tennis

Konta win boosts Britain's profile at Australian Open

It was a flag raising day for British tennis players on Wednesday at the Australian Open in Melbourne. Johanna Konta moved into the last four of a grand slam tournament for the first time.
The makeshift migrant camp in Calais now has 120 shipping containers with 1500 beds.
24/01/2016 - Politique; Société/FRANCE

Calais port reopens after migrants escorted off ferry

The northern French port of Calais was shut for several hours on Saturday evening after dozens of migrants briefly boarded a ferry in an attempt to reach Britain.The boarding came after some 2,000 ...
UK junior doctors go on strike
22/01/2016 - International report

UK junior doctors go on strike

In Britain, a planned walkout by junior doctors scheduled for next Tuesday, has been called off, as winter pressures on the NHS are building up.
Rob Lawrie,  49, with four-year-old Afghan girl Bahar Ahmadi, who he is accused of trying to smuggle into Britain, outside the court in Boulogne-sur-Mer, 14 Janvier 2016.
14/01/2016 - FRANCE - UK

British man cleared of illegal migration charges in trying to save girl from Calais ‘Jungle’

A French court cleared a British man who tried to sneak a four-year-old Afghan refugee girl into the UK of charges relating to illegal migration on Thursday.
New shelter made of converted shipping containers, Calais, France, 11 January 2015
12/01/2016 - France

Calais migrants start to move into new camp

A new shelter made of converted shipping containers opened in Calais on Monday. The containers equipped with beds, heaters and windows are to accommodate 1,500 people.

Abdelhamid Abaaoud, alleged perpetrator of the November Paris attacks
11/01/2016 - FRANCE - UK

Alleged perpetrator of Paris attacks travels to Britain to meet jihadists

According to the Guardian newspaper, an alleged perpetrator of the November Paris attacks Abdelhamid Abaaoud visited the UK in 2015 while he had been the subject of an international arrest ...