Travellers have set up camp in a car park in Chesterfield

Travellers have set up an illegal camp in a car park in Chesterfield.

Monday, 22nd October 2018, 4:22 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd October 2018, 4:26 am
Chesterfield Borough Council confirmed they were aware of the camp.

Around ten caravans were reported in the car park in Queen’s Park today (Monday, October 22).

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Chesterfield Borough Council confirmed they are aware of the situation and are taking action by serving the travellers with a direction to leave order.

If the travellers do not comply, they will be served with an eviction notice and could face a court appearance.

The unauthorised camp has been set up in car park in Queens Road.