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Travellers refuse to leave their 12-caravan camp on west London’s posh Kew Green

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A tense stand-off between travellers who arrange camp in an prosperous west London park and safety guards continued on Sunday, regardless of authorities demanding they leave in an offended confrontation.   

Richmond Council is taking authorized motion towards the group after they parked up a lot of caravans on Kew Green, in Richmond, on Thursday night.

The travellers, who had round 12 caravans and different automobiles with them, refused to leave the picturesque inexperienced when requested to transfer on Friday. 

The group remained there on Sunday, milling across the space and listening to music.  

Houses surrounding the inexperienced, which is simply an eight-minute stroll from standard attraction Kew Gardens, are valued at a mean of £2million.

A tense stand-off between travellers who arrange camp in an prosperous west London park and safety guards continued on Sunday, regardless of authorities demanding they leave in an offended confrontation

A local is pictured talking to police officers amid a tense stand-off between the travellers and law enforcement on Kew Green

An area is pictured speaking to law enforcement officials amid a tense stand-off between the travellers and legislation enforcement on Kew Green

The travellers, who had around 12 caravans and other vehicles with them, refused to leave the picturesque green when asked to move on Friday

The travellers, who had round 12 caravans and different automobiles with them, refused to leave the picturesque inexperienced when requested to transfer on Friday

Richmond Council is taking legal action against the group after they parked up a number of caravans on Kew Green, in Richmond, on Thursday evening

Richmond Council is taking authorized motion towards the group after they parked up a lot of caravans on Kew Green, in Richmond, on Thursday night

A tense stand-off between travellers who set up camp in an affluent west London park and security guards continued on Sunday, despite authorities demanding they leave in an angry confrontation

A tense stand-off between travellers who arrange camp in an prosperous west London park and safety guards continued on Sunday, regardless of authorities demanding they leave in an offended confrontation

The travellers, who had around 12 caravans and other vehicles with them, refused to leave the picturesque green when asked to move on Friday

The travellers, who had round 12 caravans and different automobiles with them, refused to leave the picturesque inexperienced when requested to transfer on Friday

While council representatives warned the legal action may take a while and result in a delay in moving the camp out of the area, officers were seen at the site today

While council representatives warned the authorized motion could take some time and lead to a delay in shifting the camp out of the world, officers have been seen on the web site right this moment

Richmond Council is taking legal action against the group after they parked up a number of caravans on Kew Green, in Richmond, on Thursday evening

Richmond Council is taking authorized motion towards the group after they parked up a lot of caravans on Kew Green, in Richmond, on Thursday night

Richmond Council is taking legal action against the group after they parked up a number of caravans on Kew Green, in Richmond, on Thursday evening

Richmond Council is taking authorized motion towards the group after they parked up a lot of caravans on Kew Green, in Richmond, on Thursday night

Some of the group were pictured dismantling posts which had been installed in the ground and packing up their caravans

Some of the group have been pictured dismantling posts which had been put in within the floor and packing up their caravans

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Travellers who arrange camp in Kew Green, west London, confronted safety guards once they have been requested to leave on Saturday

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The group have been seen showing to pack up their automobiles after safety guards arrived and components of their camp have been dismantled

A group of people with around 12 caravans and other vehicles refused to leave the picturesque green when asked to move on Friday

A bunch of individuals with round 12 caravans and different automobiles refused to leave the picturesque inexperienced when requested to transfer on Friday 

The local council threatened to take legal action against the group after they refused to leave when requested

The native council threatened to take authorized motion towards the group after they refused to leave when requested

While council representatives warned the authorized motion could take some time and lead to a delay in shifting the camp out of the world, officers have been seen on the web site right this moment. 

Some of the group have been pictured dismantling posts which had been put in within the floor and packing up their caravans. 

Young kids have been enjoying outdoors their properties and driving bikes whereas moms walked their infants across the park in their prams. 

Some males within the group have been additionally seen brushing their tooth earlier than packing up the caravans.  

Council representatives warned the legal action may take a while and result in a delay in moving the camp out of the area, security guards were seen at the site today taking down posts which had been erected

Council representatives warned the authorized motion could take some time and lead to a delay in shifting the camp out of the world, safety guards have been seen on the web site right this moment taking down posts which had been erected

Young children were playing outside their homes and riding bikes while mothers walked their babies around the park in their prams

Young kids have been enjoying outdoors their properties and driving bikes whereas moms walked their infants across the park in their prams

Some of the group were pictured dismantling posts which had been installed in the ground and packing up their caravans

Some of the group have been pictured dismantling posts which had been put in within the floor and packing up their caravans

The council was forced to resort to challenging the camp through the courts due to a High Court order earlier this month

The council was pressured to resort to difficult the camp via the courts due to a High Court order earlier this month

On Friday, Richmond Council confirmed it might be commencing the authorized course of to acquire and implement a Possession Order. 

Delays have been anticipated due to a High Court order earlier this month that denied the Council’s request to lengthen the earlier expedited injunction course of, in widespread with quite a few different native authorities. 

Instead, the Council is pressured to to go by way of the courts to take away the group.

A spokesperson for the native authority confirmed as soon as the travellers have been eliminated it can endeavour to restore any injury prompted. 

On Friday, Richmond Council confirmed it would be commencing the legal process to obtain and enforce a Possession Order

On Friday, Richmond Council confirmed it might be commencing the authorized course of to acquire and implement a Possession Order

The local authority confirmed once the travellers have been removed it will endeavour to repair any damage caused

The native authority confirmed as soon as the travellers have been eliminated it can endeavour to restore any injury prompted

Speaking on Friday, Councillor Julia Neden-Watts, Chair of the Environment, Sustainability, Culture and Sports Committee, stated: ‘A small group of travellers has arrived in Kew. 

‘This morning, Council officers will begin the authorized motion required to expedite their departure. 

‘Due to a latest court docket ruling, this course of won’t be as quick as residents would love and I do know that they are going to be involved, however we’ve got to work inside the legislation.

‘As quickly because the travellers leave, we’ll examine the world and make sure that any injury is repaired, and waste eliminated. 

‘Our Park Guard officers, together with the Police, shall be monitoring the location carefully till the group depart.’

Richmond Council has been approached for remark.