Rubbish left strewn across Church's site after travellers leave Northampton

A large amount of rubbish has been left on a site in Northampton where 14 traveller caravans stayed for two days.

Thursday, 23rd June 2016, 2:29 pm
Updated Thursday, 23rd June 2016, 3:32 pm
A lot of rubbish has been left on a site in Northampton where 14 traveller caravans stayed for two days

Police were alerted to the vehicles on the Church’s site in St James on Tuesday after the travellers were discovered on part of the company’s land that formerly belonged to the closed bus depot.

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It is understood the travellers gained access to the secured site via Lincoln Road.

The Countywide Traveller Unit (CTU) liaised with the travellers unit and the caravans left the site last night (Wednesday).

A picture of the site taken by a Chronicle & Echo reader this morning (Thursday) has revealed the large amount of rubbish left on the site.