20 travellers set up camp on Burnham-On-Sea's BASC Ground
group of over 20 travellers has set up camp on the Burnham-On-Sea
BASC Ground playing fields this week.
of the travellers first gathered on Burnham's Cassis Close playing
fields near the BAY Centre early on Wednesday, but they later
moved to the BASC Ground where other vehicles joined them.
District Council said it was aware of the situation and was set
to begin legal proceeedings to move them on from the BAY Centre
fields, however now that job will fall to the BASC Ground.
vehicles - including caravans, trucks and cars - are parked in
the area at the front of the BASC Ground used by weekend car boot
are also other travellers vehicles in the Pier Street car park
next to Burnham's former Morrisons store.