Travellers given 4pm deadline to leave Heath Common

Travellers have set up camp on Heath Common.

Monday, 9th June 2014, 3:26 pm
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They told police that they were travelling back from Appleby and were only staying a few days after setting up camp on Sunday night.

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But today (Monday) officers from the Normanton and Featherstone neighbourhood police team served them with a Section 61 notice which means they have to leave the common by 4pm today.