Passengers were facing more cross-Channel delays on Eurotunnel Le Shuttle services today.

The company admitted that that the service was suffering delays of about six hours

It blamed “unforeseen capacity restrictions” following snow-related disruption yesterday.

Le Shuttle said: “Customers travelling today are currently facing long delays.

“We are working hard to improve this situation. If you are able to cancel or amend your trip we recommend you do so.”