Travellers move on from Chantry Park in Ipswich

A group of travellers have pitched up in Chantry Park, Ipswich.

A group of travellers had pitched up in Chantry Park, Ipswich but have now left the area - Credit: ARCHANT

Travellers who pitched up at Ipswich's Chantry Park have now left the area.

Last week, about ten caravans were spotted at the busy park in the Suffolk town.

A group of travellers have pitched up in Chantry Park, Ipswich.

about ten caravans were seen parked in Chantry Park - Credit: ARCHANT

It is not known when they first arrived in the park.

A spokesman for Ipswich Borough Council confirmed on Monday that the travellers have left the site.

Ipswich council had asked developers to contribute to the maintenance of Chantry Park.

Ipswich Borough Council have confirmed that the travellers have left Chantry Park - Credit: Archant

This comes after the council's previous statement that said it would be "taking the necessary steps to recover full possession of Chantry Park".