Your questions answered regarding the duty of the council, landowners and the police.

Everyone has rights.

This includes Gypsies and Travellers and also people who own land occupied by unauthorised encampments and those who live close to one.

Gypsies and Travellers are protected from discrimination by the Race Relations Act 1976 and the Human Rights Act 1998, along with all ethnic groups with a particular culture, language or values.

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