Unauthorised Travellers leave site in the district.

Monday, October 12, 2020


Rochford District Council can confirm that the group of Travellers who had taken up illegal encampment in the car park and the grounds of the Rayleigh Leisure Centre, Rayleigh, have now vacated the site.  

The Council has worked together with Essex Police who monitored the site throughout the encampment and the Essex Countywide Traveller Unit (ECTU) who on behalf of the Council were able to remove the travellers from this location in accordance with the parameters of all due process.