PEOPLE smugglers are cramming 61 migrants on each boat crossing to England from France.
The 40-a-vessel average for the year has been rising since summer as more risk the trip.
Etwas 426 people arrived in seven boats on Monday and this year’s total exceeds 42,000.
Dozens more were seen arriving in small boats in Dover gestern.
Polizei, inzwischen, have arrested a man suspected of playing a key role in the deaths of 27 people who drowned im der Kanal letzter November.
Das National Crime Agency said Harem Ahmed Abwbaker, 32, was held near Cheltenham im Gloucestershire.
He will appear before Westminster magistrates today so extradition proceedings can begin.
French prosecutors have charged ten people.