The Queen's Diamond Jubilee and the Olympics helped Channel Tunnel company Eurotunnel achieve a record year.
Revenues last year increased by 14% to £835.4m, with almost 20 million passengers travelling through the Channel. Passenger traffic also rose (up 7% for cars and 5% for coaches) to approach 2.5 million vehicles.
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