PHOTOGRAPHS show the mess left behind as travellers move on from a makeshift campsite.  

Bin bags full of rubbish, a mattress, and a battered caravan were all left behind at Wheatley playing fields this week.

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A fleet of caravans had been occupying the field until pressure was put on by the police to move on.  

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One local resident said he had even seen ‘human faeces’.

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He said: “Wheatley Primary School had travellers break onto the school playing field, they wrecked one caravan in a night of violence that saw one man repeatedly ram another caravan to destruction with his transit van.”

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The travellers left the area on Tuesday evening but the mess was only cleaned up yesterday, it is understood.

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The resident said the gates to the field have not been blocked and fears the padlocks could be easily broken.