Migrant crossings have to navigate busy shipping lanes which can be used by over 500 ships a day

1

25 December

More than 40 people in five separate incidents tried to cross the Channel

2

26 December

Nine people detained on beach after crossing in

an inflatable boat

Kent

Deal

Folkestone

Dover

3

Ferry crossings

Sandgate

1

2

Channel

Littlestone

Calais

Shipping lanes

France

10 km

10 miles

3

27 December

Up to eight people spotted in a craft by the Spirit of Britain ferry

1

25 December

More than 40 people in five separate incidents

tried to cross the Channel

2

26 December

Nine people detained on beach after crossing in

an inflatable boat

3

27 December

Up to eight people spotted in a craft by the Spirit of Britain ferry

Deal

Kent

Dover

3

Folkestone

Ferry crossings

Sandgate

1

2

Littlestone

Channel

Calais

France

Shipping lanes

10 km

10 miles