UPDATE: Travellers ordered to move from Blackpool beauty spot

Travellers at Stanley Park
Travellers at Stanley Park

Travellers who have set up on a dead-end road near a Blackpool beauty spot have been ordered to move.

The travellers, who have parked a number of caravans on a road at the junction of East Park Drive and West Park Drive, near Stanley Park, have been issued a direction to leave notice by Blackpool Council

One witness said he saw around a dozen caravans being parked, along with several transit-style vans.

A police spokesman said: “We have been made aware of the situation.”