UPDATE: Sompting travellers ignore order to leave

Travellers at Halewick Lane, Sompting, back in July
Travellers at Halewick Lane, Sompting, back in July

Travellers at Haelwick Lane in Sompting have ignored orders from Adur Coucnil to leave the site.

The travellers failed to move by 2pm today, in breach of a notice served to them yesterday.

The council is now seeking a court order to evict the travellers and their vehicles from the land.