Travellers arrive in Stone Cross park

A resident in Stone Cross has raised concern after a group of travellers arrived in a local park today (Friday, May 7).

Friday, 7th May 2021, 4:20 pm

The travellers have set up in Adur Park in Stone Cross just off Lion Hill after arriving at approximately 10am.

Police have been seen in the park earlier today and a local resident has said a washing line been set up as well as a dog kennel.

A spokesperson from Sussex Police said, “Police were made aware of a group of travellers arriving at Adur Park, Stone Cross, on Friday morning (May 7).

Travellers in Adur Park, Stone Cross. Picture from Dan Jessup. SUS-210705-123924001

“Officers, in liaison with the local authority, have attended the site and are engaging with the group.”

Westham Parish Council, that own the land, has been contacted for a statement.

This comes two days after travellers arrived in Hampden Park.

To read about the travellers in Hampden Park click here.