There has been a demographic explosion in the junge in the past month or so, numbers have more than doubled in the fastest growing shanty town in Europe.
With the cold coming people are falling sick, there is a baby who cannot stop coughing. Blankets, clothes and tents are always in short supply, despite such good effort from the international volunteers often newly arrived people end up sleeping with nothing,
There has been a massive and very intimidating police presence in the camp in the last week, following the inauspicious visit of the minister of interior cazeneuve. It is part of a plan to break the jungle down. There has been a mass arrest at the Tunnel, see https://calaismigrantsolidarity.wordpress.com/2015/10/22/the-start-of-a-massive-police-operation-in-calais/