Calais port could be closed for days – Sky News

Calais port could be closed for days – Sky News

Travellers on both sides of the Channel face more disruption after the Port of Calais was shut down due to further industrial action.

Ferry services to and from the Port of Dover in Kent have been hit by the strike, which started at the northern French port at 2.20pm on Monday.

A Port of Dover spokesman said DFDS Seaways services were still running to Dunkirk as normal.

A spokesman for Kent police said: “It is anticipated that due to industrial action in France the port in Calais is set to remain closed until Thursday.”

Travellers on both sides of the Channel face more disruption after the Port of Calais was shut down due to further industrial action.

Ferry services to and from the Port of Dover in Kent have been hit by the strike, which started at the northern French port at 2.20pm on Monday.

A Port of Dover spokesman said DFDS Seaways services were still running to Dunkirk as normal.

The closure will also affect freight in and out of Europe.