Posts Categorized: Travellers Eviction

Travellers successfully removed from playing fields in Stafford

Last week we received an instruction from Stafford Borough Council to remove around 14 caravans that had arrived on playing fields off Holmcroft Road in Stafford. We immediately deployed five of our enforcement officers to the site to find caravans, RV’s and associated vehicles occupying the land. Upon arrival it quickly became apparent that the… Read more »

Removal of Travellers from your land or property

Unauthorised encampments of travellers known by many as gypsies can be problematic to landowners. Here we look at the growing issue and what can be done to remove them quickly. The potential problems include: Anti-Social Behaviour by children and adults of the travelling community Litter and Fly Tipping Human and Animal Excrement Abuse of local… Read more »

Removal of travellers in Stafford

Having received instructions from Stafford Borough Council about an illegal encampment at Doxey Road Lorry Park in Stafford on Tuesday 28th November, seven of our enforcement officers were deployed for the removal of travellers, arriving on site at approximately 13:45pm to find seven caravans in situ but no suitable towing vehicles. Upon arrival our officers… Read more »

Traveller evictions in Sandwell

It was a busy day for Penham Excel yesterday (Monday 13th February) as we were called upon to move more than 50 travellers’ caravans twice in one day after they set up an illegal campsite on two separate car parks in Oldbury. Council staff and shoppers were forced to find alternative parking spots after the caravans originally… Read more »