BREAKING NEWS: Reports of travellers on Oaklands Park

The Observer has received early reports of a large group of travellers on Oaklands Park today (September 7).

We are trying to get more information, anyone with photographs or details can get in touch by calling 01243 531313 or email

Update 5.05pm: The district council has confirmed a large group arrived on Oaklands Park today. A council spokeswoman said officers were working with Sussex Police and a full statement would be issued on Monday.

The Observer has also been informed the group of travellers which was on Fishbourne Playing Fields has now moved on.