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Heavy fines for carrying illegal stow-aways

Immigration is never far from the headlines in the build up to the General Election.

We are frequently shown the images of those would-be immigrants camped out in France trying to sneak into the UK either in, on, and sometimes underneath, a lorry. 123 more words

Constitutional

IMO launches statistics over Stowaways for 2014

The International Maritime Organisation have launched statistics over stowaway incidents in 2014. In total, there were 61 incidents reported involving 120 stowaways.

From the information received and used for the analysis, the incidents occurred in 104 places of embarkation: 97 stowaways embarked in Africa; 5 in the Caribbean; 2 in Asia and 16 were not reported. 58 more words

Shipmanagement

Failed Stowaway Tries To Hide In Plane's Wheel Well For Free Ride From Orlando To NYC

Just because one person survived flying miles above the ground in the wheel well of an airplane doesn’t mean everyone should try it. Luckily for a shirtless, barefoot man who police say tried to stowaway in a JetBlue plane’s wheel, he never left the ground. 196 more words

The Balfour Diary

After we got our luggage down we got our tea or more properly speaking supper.  It was about 9 PM

We just got a plate of beef steak and then we got our tea.   1,638 more words

TRIPping

A Wyatt Shaped Splash by Eileen Tull

The window was covered with a pillowcase, but that didn’t keep anything out. Everything poured in, from sunlight to dust to the noise from the street. 2,107 more words

Fiction

Stepping over the Border- Bolivia

We left a game of cards and some good friends behind in the bus station to catch the night bus to the border between Argentina and Bolivia. 721 more words