Unauthorised encampment - Court Recreation Ground

Date: 

Thursday, 24 May, 2018

You can see the process we have to follow to remove such encampments here

Timeline

Saturday 26 May,

The visitors have moved on and our parks team have cleaned the site and removed a large amount of rubbish.

Friday 25 May, 12 noon

We have completed the welfare checks we are required to undertake and, last evening, a notice to quit the land was served by the Police.

Thursday 24 May, 5pm

More visitors have arrived during the day. We are liaising with the Police on what action can be taken.

Thursday 24 May, 8am

We are aware of the unauthorised encampment that arrived yesterday evening and set up in Court Recreation Ground.

We have started the statutory process we have to follow.