THREE-YEAR BAN ON ILLEGAL ‘TRAVELLERS’ IN CROYDON

A three-year injunction protecting highways and green spaces across Croydon was granted in London's High Court yesterday (Thursday). The High Court order bans anyone from occupying land or disposing of waste on more than 200 of the borough’s parks, open spaces, council land and 12 highways. The move follows Croydon winning a temporary injunction earlier … Continue reading THREE-YEAR BAN ON ILLEGAL ‘TRAVELLERS’ IN CROYDON

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TRAVELLERS MOVED ON IN LESS THAN 24 HOURS “New powers working well” says Croydon councillor – as Bromley introduce their OWN three-month injunction

"This was a substantial illegal encampment" A large illegal camp on playing fields was moved on in less than 24-hours thanks to a new injunction secured by Croydon council. A group of around 50 caravans set up an encampment on the Purley Way playing field on Sunday 12 August at approx. 11.30pm. Using powers secured … Continue reading TRAVELLERS MOVED ON IN LESS THAN 24 HOURS “New powers working well” says Croydon councillor – as Bromley introduce their OWN three-month injunction

CROYDON GETS HIGH COURT INJUNCTION TO STOP ILLEGAL ENCAMPMENTS

An interim High Court order banning the setting up of unauthorised encampments and fly-tipping has been granted to Labour-controlled Croydon council. The three-month injunction covers more than 200 of the borough's parks, open spaces and council lands, and 11 highways. Granted on Wednesday (18 July), details of the injunction were announced by Croydon late this … Continue reading CROYDON GETS HIGH COURT INJUNCTION TO STOP ILLEGAL ENCAMPMENTS

TRAVELLERS ‘COULD FACE TOUGHER SANCTIONS’

A GROUP OF TRAVELLERS thrown out of the borough could face tougher sanctions if they return to the same site, say Croydon council.   A total of 15 caravans were moved on by council officers from Lloyd Park, Croydon, on Thursday July 4th. "As well as being abusive and threatening to council staff, they had … Continue reading TRAVELLERS ‘COULD FACE TOUGHER SANCTIONS’