Five members of family jailed over forced labour

Five members of the same traveller family who led a luxurious lifestyle at the expense of vulnerable men whom they forced to work for a pittance have all been jailed by a judge at Bristol Crown Court.

The labourers lived in filthy caravans on sites in Cheltenham and Leicestershire.

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Family jailed over forced labour

Five members of the same family have been jailed by a judge at Bristol Crown Court of forcing vulnerable or destitute men to work for a pittance at a traveller's caravan site in Bedfordshire.