Vans arrive

Travellers who have pitched up in the playing fields off Vernon Road, Liversedge.
Travellers who have pitched up in the playing fields off Vernon Road, Liversedge.

Travellers were evicted from Dale Lane, Heckmondwike, last week - but now vans have appeared on playing fields by Millbridge School in Liversedge.

A Kirklees Council spokesman said: “Steps are being taken to remove them and the case will be heard at 10am next Wednesday at Huddersfield County Court.”