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'Hundreds' of migrants evicted from illegal Calais camps

28 May 2014 Last updated at 13:45 BST

Hundreds of migrants are being evicted by riot police from several illegal camps outside the French port of Calais.

Many have been there for months - some trying to smuggle themselves into Britain on trucks.

French authorities say an outbreak of scabies and a lack of running water pose a health risk and therefore the sites need to be cleared.

Paul Adams reports.

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