The National Theatre has offered to support a performance of a play about Calais refugees for Home Secretary Sajid Javid.
The French authorities have set out plans to prevent migrants in small boats risking the dangerous cross-Channel crossing to England.
A Royal Navy vessel has been deployed to patrol the Straits of Dover amid concern about refugees crossing the English Channel.
Detectives are continuing to question two men arrested on suspicion of arranging the illegal movement of migrants into the UK.
The Government has stepped up patrols in the English Channel following a rise in attempts to reach the UK in recent weeks.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of arranging the illegal movement of migrants into the UK as the Home Secretary requested the help of the Navy to patrol the English Channel.
Home Secretary Sajid Javid has questioned whether migrants using small boats to make risky journeys across the English Channel are genuine asylum seekers.
Two more Border Force cutters will patrol the English Channel after scores of migrants risked the perilous crossing over the Christmas period, Sajid Javid has announced.
Home Secretary Sajid Javid is holding talks with Whitehall chiefs on Monday as he prepares to step up action on migrants’ attempts to reach Britain by boat from France.
The UK and France have agreed to step up action to deal with migrants making the perilous attempt to cross the English Channel in small boats.