Tag: boats

Migrant crossing: Only 'small proportion' of boats can legally be pushed back to France

Migrant crossing: Only 'small proportion' of boats can legally be pushed back to France

Matthew Rycroft was also unable to tell the Commons Home Affairs Committee yesterday when the new policy to reduce crossings would be put into prac [...]
French police swoop on two boats with 60 migrants on board

French police swoop on two boats with 60 migrants on board

FRENCH cops dramatically swooped on two boats with 60 migrants on board as they try to end the huge influx across the Channel backed by British gov [...]
Plan to turn back migrant boats crossing the Channel 'will not break laws or risk lives'

Plan to turn back migrant boats crossing the Channel 'will not break laws or risk lives'

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden emphasised that the safety of migrants crammed into the boats is "absolutely paramount".Border Force has now been i [...]
If France won’t take back the boats, don’t pay them a cent of that £54m, Priti Patel

If France won’t take back the boats, don’t pay them a cent of that £54m, Priti Patel

SO Priti Patel has pledged to turn back the boats of migrants crossing the English Channel and send them back to France. I welcome the Home Secr [...]
Priti Patel gets tough! Border Force ordered to push migrant boats back to France

Priti Patel gets tough! Border Force ordered to push migrant boats back to France

Martin Lewis clashes with Andrew Bridgen on migrant crossingsThe new tactic means some vessels could be sent back towards France, rather than recov [...]
Migrant boats will finally be turned around and sent back to France after Priti Patel wins legal backing

Migrant boats will finally be turned around and sent back to France after Priti Patel wins legal backing

BRITAIN will finally turn around small boats in the Channel as ministers get a grip on the migrant crossing crisis. Home Secretary Priti Patel h [...]
Norfolk horror: Mother-of-3 killed by boat’s propeller in front of family while on holiday

Norfolk horror: Mother-of-3 killed by boat’s propeller in front of family while on holiday

Laura Perry, 38, was on a hire boat in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, enjoying a holiday with her family. The mother-of-three was standing on the rear de [...]
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