Traveller encampment arrives at Northampton park for the second time in two months

A traveller encampment has pitched up on a Northampton park.

Sunday, 21st May 2017, 10:42 am
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:43 pm
The encampment arriving yesterday morning.

Around eight cars towing caravans arrived at the Racecourse park yesterday morning.

It has only been six weeks since an encampment was last given orders to leave the Northampton Borough Council owned park.

On that occasion, eight caravans were stationed opposite the University of Northampton’s Avenue Campus.

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The encampment arriving.

Eyewitnesses have also reported a traveller encampment in the Grange Park area of Northampton over the weekend.

The encampment arriving.