Dale Farm: One year on

Basildon Council is facing claims from residents that the site has become a rubbish dump.

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Residents hit out at state of Dale Farm site

It was 12 months ago tomorrow that police and bailiffs moved in to evict travellers from the Dale Farm site in Essex.

The police and Basildon Council spent more than £7m on the eviction.

But a year on some local residents say the site's become an unhygienic dumping ground for rubbish and many of the travellers remain camped on a road leading up to it.

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