Rob Lawrie, 49, stands trial in Boulogne on Thursday for trying to smuggle young Afghan girl from miserable migrant camp to join her aunt in UK.
The £1.1 million migrant centre will be built near existing shanty town at Grande-Synthe, just five miles from the ferry port at Dunkirk.
As MPs debate joining attacks on Islamic State group in Syria, France regards a 'yes' vote as being of high military and diplomatic importance.
Last year 64.8 percent of UK homes were owner-occupied compared to 65.1 percent in France, a first-ever reversal of ranks since 1995.
The three nations want a special meeting of justice and interior ministers within two weeks to find 'concrete steps' to tackle situation.
Migrants in Calais chanted 'We are not animals' as French, UK ministers announced new measures including a joint 'control and command centre'.
French interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve and his UK counterpart will meet in Calais on Thursday over new deal to contain migrant crisis.
As commemorations begin for 200th anniversary of Napoleon’s defeat in 1815, Le Monde tells UK of the dangers of leaving the EU.
FN's Florian Philippot says French President François Hollande should 'follow the British example' and hold a vote on EU membership.
Deal between Paris and Berlin on tighter political union seen as blow to British premier David Cameron's own hopes for treaty changes.
The result is because Britain now includes earnings from drugs and prostitution in its GDP figures, which France as yet does not.
In lengthy TV interview the under-fire French president also said that he would not stand for re-election in 2017 if jobless rate does not fall.
But plan by interior minister attacked by charities who say it will resemble the notorious Sangatte Red Cross welcome centre closed in 2002.
The mayor of Calais returned criticism when she appeared before British MPs on the issue of numbers of migrants crossing to UK from the port.