Travellers in Bestwood handed a 24-hour notice to leave

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Travellers who have pitched up at a park in Bestwood have been issued with a 24-hour notice to leave the land.

The group are occupying a patch of land adjacent to Eastglade Road in Bestwood known as Padstow Park.

Padstow Park

Nottingham City Council's community protection team Tweeted to say that they had served the travellers with an eviction notice.

A Nottingham City Council spokesman said: “Community Protection are aware of the travellers on land known as Padstow Park.

"They have been issued with a 24-hour notice to leave and if they remain beyond that 24-hour period we will issue court proceedings for possession of the land.”