7 Aug 2018

Channel people-smugglers face jail after jet ski plot collapses

They had barely any maritime or sailing experience, but they were in an inflatable boat at night without lights, trying to cross the world’s busiest shipping lane.

A gang of smugglers who made a bungled attempt to bring people to the UK are facing jail, after being found guilty of breaching immigration law.
The gang was busted after being put under surveillance, as Ed Howker reports.