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Migrants flock around HGVs at truck depot in Calais - as Macron promises to beef up security at the UK border after demanding £45million for extra fencing and CCTV
The men were seen trying to yank open the back door of a HGV this morning, as they loitered around the trucks and tried to avoid French police patrols in the area.
A look inside the gleaming new hospital in Calais with no waiting lists that's begging for NHS patients to treat... and they'll guarantee you a room to yourself, writes SUE REID
Two years ago, the Centre Hospitalier de Calais signed a revolutionary agreement with NHS England so it can treat English patients and charge the NHS.
How the late Year In Provence author Peter Mayle who made Brits fall in love with France created so many fans (and enemies) that he had to flee the land he loved
The Year In Provence author Peter Mayle, who has died at 78, made Brits fall in love with France but was eventually forced to flee the land he loved.
'It'd be cheaper to move France closer to England!' Boris is ridiculed for his Channel Bridge vision - but engineers insist it COULD be done and point to rejected 80s plans for spectacular project
Boris was today backed by a leading designer who said it would be possible to construct a crossing over the Channel while leaving the route open to shipping traffic.
Revealed: Graduate, 24, who popped up between Macron and May in Oscars-style group photo says French leader took the shot himself 'because he's a selfie fanatic'
The young woman squeezed between Mr Macron and Mrs May has been revealed as Tamanna Miah (circled), a 24-year-old graduate from Canterbury.
Fromage! Theresa May caps her first summit with French President Macron with her own Oscars-style selfie at the V&A Museum
Theresa May and Emmanuel Macron are surrounded by guests who attended last night's party in an image that mirrors a famous selfie taken by Hollywood stars at the 2014 Oscars.
That’s really going off-piste! Thrillseeking skier shoots off the edge of a mountain and paraglides thousands of feet down to land smoothly in the snow
This is the pulse-raising moment a fearless skier shoots off the edge of a cliff in the French Alps and paraglides into the mountain depths below.
It's showtime! Monaco's royals put on a dazzling display as they are greeted by jugglers, tightrope walkers and ELEPHANTS at the show-stopping annual circus festival
Prince Albert II and Princess Stéphanie, the children of Grace Kelly, were joined by Stéphanie's children Pauline and Louis Ducruet for the official opening ceremony on Thursday evening.
Mayors from seven major French cities write open letter saying they are overwhelmed by the flow of migrants
Local chiefs from Nantes, Lille, Bordeaux, Grenoble, Rennes, Toulouse and Strasbourg wrote an open letter to Parisian officials to ask for relief from the 'extreme tension' caused by migrant arrivals.
Migrants in Calais will be fast-tracked to the UK after PM bows to the French: Visa applications will now take just one month after May and Macron agree 'Sandhurst Treaty' shake up
Adult migrants seeking to come to the UK via Calais will have their applications processed within one month, rather than have to wait for six months. Children will have their wait slashed to 25 days.
Harvey Weinstein 'stole office Oscars and doubled the salary of exec who provided proof his brother Bob was behind downfall in paranoid final days - but failed to delete his "HW Friends" list of 63 mystery women'
His biggest concern was reportedly who had exposed him to The New York Times and The New Yorker, and so Weinstein began to surveil his employees' online correspondence
Boris calls for a bridge over the Channel: Foreign Secretary puts forward the idea during talks after claiming it is 'ridiculous' the UK and France are only connected by a railway
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is understood to have put forward the idea of a second Channel Tunnel in meetings at Sandhurst military academy.
Macron warns that Britain must pay up and accept EU laws to secure access to the single market post-Brexit as May agrees to speed up migrants' claims to move from Calais to the UK after day of crunch talks
Britain and France signed the Sandhurst Treaty to speed up claims by migrants in Calais applying to move to Britain. The treaty says cases should be resolved within a month.
A stitch in... four years' time! Theresa May reveals The Bayeux Tapestry will not be back on British soil until 2022
The Bayeux Tapestry will be returned to British soil for the first time in 950 years — but not until 2022. France's President Emmanuel Macron is set to announce the loan during a visit on Thursday.
French mother-of-two, 55, dubbed the 'Black Widow' who poisoned four wealthy lovers to steal their fortunes is jailed for 22 years for murder
Patricia Dagorn – who has also been dubbed the ‘Black Widow’ in France – murdered two of the men as she tried to extort their fortunes. The 55-year-old was already in a cell in the Mediterranean city of Nice.
Britain to send Chinook helicopters and up to 100 troops to Mali in joint mission with France to hunt ISIS
Britain will launch the military mission in Africa with the French because of fears Islamic State cells wiped out in countries such as Libya are re-forming with Al-Qaeda to plot attacks in Europe.
From FIFA to the FROW! World's most expensive player Neymar showcases his flair for fashion in a snazzy Louis Vuitton jumper and chrome jacket at Paris Fashion Week Men's
Neymar took a step away from the football pitch to show off his keen interest in fashion, as he took to the FROW at the Louis Vuitton F/W2018 at Paris Fashion Week Men's on Thursday
France wants to 'drain jobs from the UK' as it threatens to harm British businesses by blocking an early Brexit transition deal
French President Emmanuel Macron, who is holding talks with Theresa May today, has said he wants to lure lucrative financial services away from London.
PICTURE EXCLUSIVE Alps be there for you: Proud Peter Andre dotes on wife Emily and his eldest children Princess and Junior as they go skiing in the French mountains
Peter Andre appeared in high spirits as he took to the French mountains with his wife Emily and his two eldest children, Junior and Princess.
Give us millions to shut Calais back door to Britain, demands Macron: French President says 'Jungle' migrant camp will not return if Theresa May accepts several measures
The French President has been pushing for concessions as part of an overhaul of the so-called Le Touquet agreement.
LEO McKINSTRY: The Jungle camp is a squalid monument to France's cowardice and Europe's failed border policy
In all its lawlessness, chaos and spirit of entitlement, the Jungle camp at Calais shows the political class in France lacks any real determination to sort out the problem.
Jump on board - and ride the magic carpet: New ship Celebrity Edge promises to turn cruising inside out
The revolutionary new ship Celebrity Edge by Celebrity Cruises will feature a 'magic carpet' which will glide up and down the cruise liner -changing its function as it goes.
Frightened drivers say they are not calling at certain stations in the French capital's north east in order to 'protect passengers' and themselves.
Holiday blues? Lovebirds Chandler Powell and Bindi Irwin share throwback snaps of their romantic European trip... as the pair continues to deny engagement rumours
Chandler Power, boyfriend of wildlife warrior Bindi Irwin, has shared a throwback of their trip to Europe. After the couple have been forced to consistently battle engagement rumours.
'The Black Widow' Patricia Dagorn, 57, faces life in prison if found guilty of murdering two of her former flames while trying to extort their fortunes. She appeared in a French court today.
Dramatic moment a TORNADO sends debris flying as it rips through village in France missing the cameraman’s home by just 200 yards
Frédéric Hemart captured the recognisable spiral storm as it towered above the village landscape and scattered debris into the air in his home of Saint-Jean-Pla-de-Corts in the very south of France.
The Seine way to travel in Normandy: A river cruise through northern France is high on culture and very low on stress
The Tauck's MS Sapphire glides peacefully along the River Seine on a 200 mile cruise through Normandy from Paris. Helen Minsky took the 14-day cruise, exploring northern France.
France tells Britain to take in MORE migrants and pay for MORE security at Calais as it seeks to rewrite border deal
With Brexit approaching, and the number of Britain-bound asylum seekers in ports such as Calais growing, the French want the British to take in more migrants and to pay for more border security.
France's first panda cub Yuan Meng makes its debut appearance in front of rapturous crowds at the zoo where it was born five months ago
France's first panda cub Yuan Meng has made its debut public appearance in front of rapturous crowds at Beauval Zoo on Saturday where it was born five months ago.
Some women can ENJOY being raped says Frenchwoman who signed letter criticising the #MeToo movement alongside actress Catherine Deneuve
French agony aunt Brigitte Lahaie, part of the '100 women' group that condemned what they said was the sexual 'puritanism' caused by the Harvey Weinstein scandal, said women can enjoy rape.
Patients are urged to get on ferries and Eurostar for treatment in CALAIS amid the NHS' winter crisis - but critics say they deserve more than being 'forced to cross the Channel for care'
Calais Hospital, ran in partnership with health chiefs in south Kent, is able to offer 'fast care to any NHS patient' - as hospitals in England reach crisis point.
Steve Marlet, 44, has been arrested in France and charged with gang-raping a 17-year-old. Steve Marlet was arrested with two other men as Auxerre police investigate an alleged rape in 1997.
Escape through the ice: Bulldozers clear road buried under 30ft of snow by avalanche near French Alps resort
A combination of heavy snowfall and avalanches meant that roads in parts of the French Alps were buried deep beneath the white stuff, making conditions especially treacherous for drivers.
A long way from Congo: Desperate migrants brave treacherous Alpine terrain and temperatures as low as -9C to make the crossing into France
A group of migrants cross the Italian Alps in a bid to reach France amid perilous conditions.In Bardonecchia, Italy, people were seen battling temperatures as low as -9C.
Hundreds of doctors are abroad 'training' at luxury ski resorts while the NHS faces a winter crisis - and they can even charge taxpayers for the trips
Some 500 medics from a variety of specialisms are due to attend a four-day conference in Val d'Isere in France later this month. The doctors are away during major NHS crisis.
Black and white and cute all over: Incredible pictures chart first five months of first panda ever born in France
The gorgeous mammal, who lives with his parents Huan Huan and father Yuan Zi, in Beauval Zoo, Paris, is now thriving in his enclosure after mother bear Huan Huan gave birth in August 2016.
Drivers warned of increased threat of fines as French government lowers speed limits on 250,000 miles of roads with high death counts
The French government announced on Tuesday that it will lower speed limits on all two-lane highways from 90 kilometres an hour (56mph) to 80kmh (50mph).
A video captured the moment a woman and her cat share a piece of pizza. The kitten sits on her shoulder and takes a bite each time she does. The pair live in France.
Shocking moment a man bursts into FLAMES when he's tasered by French police after daring them to use their weapons on him
The video shows the moment a police officer fires a stun gun as another uses tear gas, causing a suspect to be engulfed in flames during an arrest at Place de la Nation in Paris.
Heart-stopping footage shows daredevil climb the French Alps with his bike strapped to his back – before he jumps on it and cycles back down treacherous paths at breakneck speed
Mountain biker Kilian Bron combined mountain biking with rock-climbing on his trip to the La Clusaz region of the French Alps.
Probe into whether Apple deliberately builds its iPhones so they have to be replaced due to 'planned obsolescence' is launched by French prosecutors
'Planned obsolescence', which means slowing down products to force consumers to buy new ones, is illegal in France, and if found guilty, Apple could be fined five per cent of its annual sales.
French PM's nephew is among three tourists repeatedly stabbed in Israeli seaside resort and left lying on promenade
It comes at a time of heightened tension between France and Israel, as President Emmanuel Macron and PM Edouard Philippe (pictured) refuse to accept Jerusalem as its capital.
Jewish supermarket in Paris is attacked by arsonists on the third anniversary of Islamist gunman's attack on a kosher store that claimed four lives
The store in the southern Paris suburb of Creteil caught fire overnight, days after it was daubed swastikas, and three years to the day since the terror attack on another kosher supermarket in the city.
Kaia Gerber, 16, breaks out of mum Cindy Crawford's shadow as she lands first solo cover for Vogue Paris... four years BEFORE the supermodel made her debut on fashion bible, aged 20
The American catwalk star - who made her Paris Fashion Week runway debut in September - has managed to beat her mother agewise to landing her first Vogue cover.
French mayor is accused of being 'anti-Muslim' for scrapping pork-free school meals, saying they are 'anti-Republican'
A far-right French mayor in the southern France town of Beaucaire is accused of being 'anti-Muslim' after he scrapped pork-free school meals, declaring them 'anti-Republican'.
British police arrest French 'middleman in multi-million pound corruption scandal involving ex-President Sarkozy and Colonel Gaddafi' in Heathrow swoop
British police have swooped on a French businessman who was allegedly involved in a multi-million pounds Colonel Gaddafi corruption scandal with former President Nicolas Sarkozy.
British skier, 39, is missing after heading out for 'one last run alone' in the French Alps as a heavy snow storm batters the slopes
John Bromell, 39, was last seen on the Paquis chairlift in the resort of Tignes at 4.30pm on Sunday. He had left his family for one last run when the weather closed in.
Expenditure on clothing and shoes accounted for only 3.7 per cent of the average household budget in France compared to 5.6 per cent in Britain in 2016, the EU statistics agency Eurostat has revealed.
NHS trusts beg doctors and nurses to have flu jabs to stop epidemic spreading to Britain from France
NHS trusts are failing to get doctors and nurses to have flu jabs despite fears of a flu epidemic spreading to Britain from France.
Brigitte Macron entertains Erdogan's wife at the Elysee Palace after sneering critics accused her of acting like the 'Queen of France' by not walking behind her husband
Brigitte Macron's recent criticism does not appear to have bothered her, as she greeted Emine Erdogan at the Elysee Palace in Paris ahead of their husbands' meeting today.
The secret of going on holiday with your in-laws? Mobile homes in southwest France, gallons of Basque wine... and barbecuing ducks
What is the secret of going on holiday with your extended family? This was the question when Jake Wallis Simons and his wife planned a trip to France with their children and in-laws.
Nationwide kidnap alert is launched in France after father snatches his seriously ill baby from hospital
Two-month-old Tizio was taken from a hospital in Toulouse on Friday night by his father amid fears that the baby - who's life is is in peril unless he receives medical attention - may now be abroad.
British man, 22, is found 'frozen to death after getting lost as he tried to find his way back to his apartment following a night out at ski resort in the French Alps'
The dead body of a young Englishman, Owen Lewis, last seen drinking in a packed bar in a ski resort in the French Alps, has been found nearby after being spotted by a helicopter.
'Food is fantastic, but you are English, how is that possible?' Meet the chef from England who runs a restaurant in FRANCE that is No1 on TripAdvisor in the Languedoc
Restaurant Aux Quatre Saisons, in Axat, is ranked No1 out of 9,030 eateries in the Languedoc-Roussillon region. It has had 144 reviews, with 96% of them 'excellent'.
Shocking video shows French plainclothes policeman beating up a screaming 14-year-old schoolboy while threatening his friends with a REVOLVER
A video has emerged in France of a plainclothes policeman beating up a schoolboy suspected of stealing a scooter, while threatening his friends and family with a revolver.
French plot Brexit raid on Britain's £8TRILLION asset management industry by restricting control over money held in the EU
British negotiators are said to be bracing for an attempt to restrict UK-based fund managers from controlling money held in EU cities like Dublin.
French President Emmanuel Macron accuses Trump of putting America on a 'path to war' with Iran with his inflammatory comments
Donald Trump's comments about the protests in Iran are in danger of putting America on a path to war with the Islamic Republic, French President Emmanuel Macron has said.
France’s glamorous First Lady Brigitte Macron is slammed by her own bodyguards for making them stand outside her seaside villa in torrential rain after one was disciplined for taking cover in his car
Furious police officers have launched an attack on French first lady Brigitte Macron after they have been forced to stand in torrential rain while guarding her luxury villa in Le Touquet.
France to shut down 'fake news' websites and social media accounts as Macron accuses Russian outlets of spreading lies about him
President Emmanuel Macron has announced France is to become the first country to shut down alleged fake news sites and social media accounts after he accused Russia of spreading lies about him.
Brigitte Macron is mocked for behaving like the ‘new Queen of France’: First Lady shuns protocol and insists on standing next to her husband instead of behind him
Eight months after her husband Emmanuel Macron was elected as President of France, it appears the first lady is not content with waiting in the wings, standing next to or in front of him.
Two French police shoot themselves dead on New Year's Day following record 66 suicides in 2017 after officers were allowed to take their guns home due to terror threat
A father-of-three in his 40s shot himself dead in Dunkirk on January 1 while another officer in his 50s with a long service history took his own life in the Brittany region on the same day.
Shootout in St Tropez: Police and Kalashnikov-wielding robbers exchange fire in raid on packed jewellery exhibition
It was at around 7pm that the heavily armed attackers raided an antiques salon in the centre of the port town.
France declares crackdown on violence in its 'ghettoised' suburbs after video of policewoman being attacked by mob shocked the world
France's Interior Minister Gerard Collomb called the recent attacks against police 'unacceptable', and said: 'This violent society cannot continue in the years to come. It must be stopped.'
Pregnant woman is electrocuted while charging her phone as she used it in the bath two weeks before she was due to give birth
The 21-year-old woman was just two weeks away from giving birth when she died on New Year's Eve town of Saint-Martin-d'Hères near Grenoble, France.
Not so Smart! Driver parallel parks her tiny car in an impossibly small gap by nudging the vehicles either side
In the video, the driver reverses her car in and out of a tight space trying to park on a street in Nice, France - but hits other cars eight times in the process.
Kiss off! French mayor declares she will no longer give the traditional 'la bise' greeting to 73 colleagues - after confessing she had been turning up late at council meetings to avoid it
Aude Picard-Wolff, the mayor of Morette, in Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, emailed her colleagues to say she would no longer be kissing each of them and would prefer to 'shake hands' in the future.
Lotts of snow! Pop star Pixie is among hundreds of Britons trapped for more than 30 hours in a French Alps airport
Families were left sat on buses for up to 10 hours with no toilets and scores of people were stuck in Chambery Airport, France, as heavy snow caused roads to and from resorts were blocked.
Controversial film that 'romanticises' the Bataclan massacre by focusing on a love story is postponed after outcry from bereaved families
Ce Soir-La - That Night - is a love story set on the night in November 2015 when a wave of terror attacks in Paris left 130 people dead, but victims' families said it was too soon to revisit it.
That's quackers! Extraordinary footage shows the microlight pilot dubbed 'birdman' flying with orphaned geese as he helps them migrate in France
Christian Moullec, 58, from Cantal, has been called 'birdman' for his extraordinary relationship with birds, who he says regard him as their mother because he reared them from birth.
Ministers say it is 'out of the question' Britain will help pay for new customs controls in France after Brexit amid claims Macron will demand cash on a new year visit to Downing Street
French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to raise the issue when he visits Theresa May early in the new year. Sources today said payments by Britain were 'out of the question'.
An ISIS jihadi among the most wanted in France after being convicted of running a recruitment network in the country has been captured in northern Syria by Kurdish YPG militia.
Make-up free Lily-Rose Depp, 18, is joined by brother Jack, 15, as they make a stylish arrival in Paris ahead of mother Vanessa Paradis' 45th birthday celebration
The children of Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis made a stylish arrival together in Paris to celebrate their mum's 45th birthday on Thursday during the festive period.
Macron ramps up expulsions and ID checks on migrants as he looks set to miss his ambitious deadline of getting people 'off the streets and out of the woods' by the end of 2017
Macron said in July he wanted people 'off the streets, out of the woods' by the end of 2017 and emergency lodgings 'everywhere' in France. But he looks set to miss his deadline.
China will overtake the US economy in 15 YEARS and India will leapfrog the UK and France in 2018, global report says
Previous reports had shown that China would take the top spot by 2031, but the negative impact on the U.S. economy of President Trump has been less severe than expected, the report said.
Merci Brigitte! France's glamorous first lady wins thanks of older women for proving they can still be sexy
French first lady Brigitte Macron, 64, gets almost 200 letters per day from fans grateful to her for showing older women can still be sexy and can still seduce and attract younger men.
We got it wrong on Brexit gloom, economists admit: Buoyant British economy is set to power past France by 2020
The Centre for Economics and Business Research had claimed the economy would slow down because of a drop in spending and investment - but last night the think-tank admitted it had got this wrong.
'Countdown to picking up my babies': Melissa George looks forward to celebrating Christmas with her sons Raphaël and Solal amid custody battle with ex-partner Jean-David Blanc
Actress Melissa George, 41, shares her excitement in celebrating Christmas with her sons, Raphaël, three, and Solal, two, amid custody battle with ex-partner Jean-David Blanc.
No fruit, no milk and booze in moderation: French barmaid who is still running her establishment aged 100 shares her secrets for a long life
Marie-Louise Wirth,100, has worked at her bar in Isbergues, northern France since it opened in May 1932. She says no milk, no fruit and booze in moderation is the secret to her long life.
Dramatic moment 200 skiers are rescued from chair lifts above French Alps resort after being trapped for two hours
Rescue operations were underway on Sunday afternoon at the Chamrousse Ski Resort in the eastern Isere region of France after the lift broke down at about 3pm local time.