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Travellers’ Advice Team Newsletter Now Online

By | 2012-06-14T17:50:00+00:00 June 14th, 2012|Uncategorised|

Travellers' Advice Team's Spring 2012 newsletter is now available online with legal updates and articles on "Gypsy status", responses to new Government policies and proposals, Dale Farm and legal updates. Get it here (pdf)Travellers Advice Team have a new national telephone helpline for Gypsies & Travellers 0121 685 8677. Mondays to Fridays 9.00am - 5.00pm [...]

Travellers’ site for Halvasso?

By | 2012-05-17T16:38:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Uncategorised|

It would appear that Cornwall Council has made a mistake and this proposal has not been re-submitted, both the original applicant and the landowner were unaware of that it had reappeared on the Council's planning website before the article was printed in the West Briton.From the West BritonPLANS for a two-pitch Travellers' site may be [...]

Luxulyan Parish Council loses as Gypsy site is agreed

By | 2012-05-16T16:54:00+00:00 May 16th, 2012|Uncategorised|

From the Cornish GuardianCOUNCIL planning chiefs have granted permanent residence to a Gypsy site, despite objections.Two mobile homes and two caravans can now be permanently sited on land at Carne Cross, near Trethurgy, following the decision by Cornwall Council's central sub area planning committee on Wednesday.The site was granted temporary planning permission back in 2008 [...]

Porrajmos – The Untold Story Of The Gypsy Holocaust – Falmouth Cinema

By | 2012-04-19T16:47:00+00:00 April 19th, 2012|Uncategorised|

TravellerSpace, in partnership with Cornwall Council invite you to a special screening of the Porrajmos - the Untold Story of the Gypsy Holocaust at Falmouth Cinema, (moved from Redruth Cinema), 12th June 11.30 am. Places are limited, so book your place as soon as possible. An estimated quarter to a third of all Europe’s Romanies [...]

Telegraph Hill News

By | 2012-03-27T17:07:00+00:00 March 27th, 2012|Uncategorised|

From the BBCIllegal Haldon Travellers site could be made permanentHaldon Travellers site Consultations are taking place between the Travellers are the authoritiesBetween 30 and 50 Travellers, many of whom have children at local schools, have lived on the site in Haldon Forest, near Exeter, since 2002.Teignbridge District Council will decide later whether to support a [...]

New Traveller Sites for the Lizard Peninsula

By | 2012-03-13T12:43:00+00:00 March 13th, 2012|Uncategorised|

From the Falmouth Packet:Two sites in the St Keverne parish have been earmarked as potential pitches on which travellers can set up home.The location of both sites is currently being kept firmly under wraps by Cornwall Council, which is in secret talks with the travellers and the area’s councillors.However Pam Lyne, Cornwall Councillor for St [...]

Marley Head Travellers Prepare For Forced Eviction

By | 2012-03-04T21:51:00+00:00 March 4th, 2012|Uncategorised|

From the BBC:Travellers illegally parked at a Devon site face a High Court action to forcibly remove them.Dartmoor National Park, the planning authority for the site at Marley Head in South Brent, is applying for an injunction at the High Court in Bristol on 19 April.The privately-owned land has been occupied since January 2007.There were [...]