Monday Oct 20th: Update on unauthorised traveller encampments in Harlow
News / Mon 20th Oct 2014 pm31 04:45pm
The latest information on unauthorised encampments in Harlow is as follows:
Maypole/Nortel social club site at London Road (privately owned land):
There are approximately 20 vehicles in this encampment.
Westfield (land owned by Harlow Council):
The group at Second Avenue/Howard Way has now moved to the cycle track to the rear of Westfield. Harlow Council has served the encampment with a direction to leave by 4pm today (Monday 20 October 2014).
Coldharbour Road (land owned by Essex County Council):
The travellers that were encamped on Katherine’s Way have moved to Coldharbour Road; this is land owned by Essex County Council.
Field north of Kingsland/Abercrombie Way (land owned by Harlow Council):
The one caravan that was on this land has now been removed.
Station Road/Priory Avenue (land owned by Essex County Council):
The encampment that was on River Way has now moved to land at Station Road/Priory Avenue.
You can find more information on unauthorised encampments as well as frequently asked questions at: www.harlow.gov.uk/illegal-encampments