On what the government's planners say is "small boats week", it's revealed 100,000 people have made the journey since 2018.
The home secretary announced the move on Friday.
Emergency workers, including health officials and psychologists, met the migrants upon arrival.
The number of people fleeing poverty and conflict by boat to Spain doubled last year.
‘A free tool to lure people into the hands of abusers.’
'A free tool to lure people into the hands of abusers.'
'It would be a step change, it would not just be related to Syria.'
'Both quintessentially English and yet also a refugee'.
'I can make my art. I make my ideas. I find my future'.
One refugee was left homeless for five months because of a typo on his paperwork.
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The Huffington Post UK's coverage of the European migration crisis, which is seeing hundreds of thousands of people trying to leave the Middle East and North Africa. Many are fleeing conflict and violence, especially from Syria after four years of devastating civil war. Others come from countries including Eritrea, Afghanistan and Nigeria, in the biggest movement of people in Europe since the Second World War. Coverage includes news on political responses to the crisis, the humanitarian issues for the refugees, border controls around Europe and problems at Calais as people try to reach Britain from France.