Hundreds of passengers were stuck inside the Eurotunnel after a train fault.
Eurotunnel warned its customers travelling from Calais to Folkestone. Due to the earlier train fault, they advised clients not to travel to the terminal that night. Passengers are warned to arrive after 6am the other day and apologised for the delay.
Passenger on social media were angry and shared many posts regarding the situation. Some passengers are seen in the social media posts walking through the tunnel with their luggages and pets.
Eurotunnel after confirmed on Twitter that as of Wednesday morning it is operating at full service.
The Channel Tunnel (often called the 'Chunnel' for short) is an undersea tunnel linking southern England and northern France. The idea of a tunnel under the Channel was first proposed in 1802 but construction wasn't started until 1988. It was completed in 1993, and Eurostar services started in November 1994. The Channel Tunnel is one of the biggest engineering projects ever undertaken in the UK. Taking more than five years to complete, with more than 13,000 workers from England and France collaborating to realise the vision, the tunnel has been named one of the seven wonders of the modern world.