14 migrant children to be reunited with UK families ahead of Jungle camp closure
The youngsters are understood to have left the port in Northern France on Monday morning and will be reunited with relatives who are already in Britain.
After arriving, they will register with the Home Office in Croydon, south London.
Dozens more children are expected to arrive this week after a team of British officials were sent to Calais to help French authorities speed up the transfer of minors ahead of the dismantling of the Jungle.
The arrival of the group on Monday was welcomed by the charity Citizens UK, which said it has reunited 60 children from Calais with relatives in Britain... read more
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