NEWS: Ascension holiday across much of western Europe – a quiet day expected on the roads, except maybe in north west France and Switzerland.
CHANNEL DELAYS: DFDS sailings, from Dover 19:15 and 20:00 delayed by 45mins, earlier tech problem. Ferry operators warning Calais is very busy and that passengers should leave ‘plenty of time to clear passport control’ – delay up to 30mins (also see traffic below).
Eurotunnel cars France, 30mins wait on terminal, earlier cancellations.
MAJOR ROAD WORKS: A7 both ways to Elbtunnel, Hamburg, tunnel works, no delays currently.
MAJOR TRAFFIC DELAYS: A16 westbound into Calais, closed after J49, accident before port turnoff, diversion, delay currently 25mins; delay eastbound 15mins, port exit 10mins.
See Travel/Traffic/Weather for more.