Not a nice holiday at all.
They are still facing waiting times of up to three hours.
Eurotunnel has apologised for the delays, caused by a power failure yesterday (Picture: Stephen Lock/i-Images)Frustrated motorists were forced to wait overnight at the Channel Tunnel terminal after a major electrical fault triggered severe delays.Half-term holidaymakers and lorry drivers were stuck on the M20 near Folkstone, Kent, for several hours, and some are still facing a three hour wait this morning.
Eurotunnel has apologised for the delays and confirmed they had been caused by a ‘technical fault with the overhead power supply’.It is thought the outage caused a train to break down inside the tunnel, which had to be evacuated.People who were forced to spend the night in their cars have slammed the operator for its ‘disorganised’ and ‘chaotic’ handling of the situation.
Aerial photographs show a long line of cars and lorries snaking along the M20 (Picture: Stephen Lock / i-Images) Read more: Metro »
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