Gypsies/Travellers set up camp on Birkdale Common, Southport July 29th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Gypsies/Travellers enjoying the warm weather Gypsies/Travellers have set camp on Birkdale Common, Southport, Friday 29 July 2016 A group of Travellers who have set up camp on the northern end of Birkdale Common off Waterlooo Road (behind Alan Hansen’s house) have been given formal notice to move on say local Ward councillor Tony Dawson. “Sefton Council are not always known for moving like the wind but in this case it appears that they are doing all they can,” says Cllr Dawson. Updates to follow on OTSNews.co.uk Sefton Council previously placed wooden stumps to the entrance of Birkdale common, Waterloo Road, Southport. This is to deter travellers and vehicle trespassers on to the land. The posts were concreted in. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to email@example.com – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!