A group of caravans remain in Broadwater as a spokesperson for the landowner said they are ‘aware of the situation’.
The caravans set up on the old dairy site in Sompting Road in Broadwater, Worthing, yesterday after being given notice to leave a Lancing school field.
A spokesperson for Travis Perkins, which owns the land, said: “We are aware of the situation and our regional property team are looking into it.”
Police said yesterday that officers had visited the site and were liaising with West Sussex County Council.
A West Sussex County Council spokesperson said: “The travellers are parked on private land, therefore we have no legal obligation to act on the matter.
“However, we will continue to work closely with Sussex Police and provide advice to the land owner, if requested.”
Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.
Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.
1) Make our website your homepage at www.worthingherald.co.uk/
2) Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Worthing.news
3) Follow us on Twitter @Worthing_Herald
4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.
And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!
The Worthing Herald - always the first with your local news.
Be part of it.