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Teacher and 15-year-old Megan Stammers are tracked down by French police in Bordeaux
European arrest warrant is issued for maths teacher and 15-year-old as focus shifts to Spain
Where to go and what to know
The moderate left was on course for a comfortable victory in French parliamentary elections last night, strengthening President François Hollande's grip on power.
Vicious war of words among senior figures threatens campaign of front-runner Hollande
An international manhunt was under way for a lodger yesterday after a woman and her mother were found dead at the house where he lived.
Our fortnightly series of travellers' guides to holiday destinations goes to French Flanders. Adrian Phillips reports
Hundreds of desperate migrant workers have gathered near Calais
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Weak pound and cut-rate offers by our supermarkets spell end to cars filled with cheap French plonk. Rob Hastings reports
Some stunning French destinations now lie within four hours of St Pancras
Get on board: take the ferry and travel to the Continent the easy way for a holiday you won’t forget
Refugee groups attacked today's "distressing" swoop on the Jungle camp in Calais as calls were made for Britain to consider taking in some of the dozens of detained child immigrants.
Britain will not take any of the 2,000 asylum-seekers to be evicted, among them Afghans and Iraqis
Outcry over 'political' plan to target migrants seeking new life in Britain
The all-woman crew of Dee Caffari, Samantha Davies, Miranda Merron and Alex Sizer yesterday knocked over 17 hours off the record for sailing non-stop round the British Isles, setting a new time of six days 11hrs 30min 53sec in the Caffari’s Open 60, Aviva.