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Travellers face eviction from Thames View

PUBLISHED: 17:32 02 September 2015 | UPDATED: 17:45 02 September 2015

The encampment just off Bastable Avenue

The encampment just off Bastable Avenue

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A group of travellers could be facing eviction after arriving in Thames View estate this afternoon.

The same van is spotted driving down the pavementThe same van is spotted driving down the pavement

A number of caravans were spotted pitching up on a patch of land off Bastable Avenue, Barking, in between Hockley Mews and Curzon Crescent.

A spokesman for Barking and Dagenham Council said: “We are aware of the situation and we are taking action with the police to resolve as soon as possible.”

Groups of travellers have been removed from Dagenham Park, Castle Green, Mayesbrook Park and Abbey Green already this summer.

Have you been affected by the travellers?

Email mark.shales@archant.co.uk or call 020 8477 3824.


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