Then, very skilfully, our driver got the coach onto the Shuttle and we waited for the light at the end of the tunnel, knowing that we'd arrived in France.
After a short 1-hour drive, we'd arrived at the school in Lille. Time to meet the French students for the first time.
With the booklets the right way up, it might be more convincing...
More news tomorrow after our first day exploring the streets of Lille.