WikiWirral Wirral's Biggest Online Forum
Forum Statistics
Posts1,031,137
Topics75,984
Members13,953
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs12
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
28 registered members (7 invisible), 1,206 guests, and289 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Can anyone recommend an experienced Physio Wirral
by Longnails. 17th Sep 2021 5:41pm
The CB Radio Wirral FB Page
by TheGodSplinter. 14th Sep 2021 3:04am
Admin'/Mark...
by TheGodSplinter. 13th Sep 2021 5:13pm
daftness for a satdeeeee
by GaryFromWirral. 4th Sep 2021 1:52pm
New Wirral History
Seacombe Riverview St. Laundry
by mautry. 12th Sep 2021 8:47pm
Missing Seacombe Street
by mautry. 1st Sep 2021 9:12pm
Info on Granville Terrace / Wood Lane please/
by JadyW. 22nd May 2020 8:59am
Mersey Park Primary School
by Maisie. 12th Mar 2011 2:14pm
River Fender
by Erainn. 30th Jan 2011 6:22pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
New Brighton Artwork
Boaty McBoatface takes shape
Topic Replies
La Plama Volcanic Eruption
by Greenwood. 21st Sep 2021 10:12pm
Doctors appointments
by cools. 21st Sep 2021 6:34pm
'Help' on Channel 4, 16th Sept.
by casper. 20th Sep 2021 9:20am
Emma Radacuna
by diggingdeeper. 18th Sep 2021 4:33pm
Afghanistan
by mikeeb. 18th Sep 2021 12:45pm
the over flow on bidston moss
by mikeeb. 17th Sep 2021 9:44am
Flooding
by mikeeb. 17th Sep 2021 9:40am
Can You Recommend a Landscape Gardener in Wirral
by sneakypete. 16th Sep 2021 2:33pm
Mersey Park Primary School
by Kimberly459. 16th Sep 2021 9:23am
September
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3
Travellers on Upton Meadow #1040524
29th Jun 2017 8:17pm
29th Jun 2017 8:17pm
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,002
Greasby
G
Greenwood Online content OP
Forum Guide
Greenwood  Online Content OP
Forum Guide
G
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,002
Greasby
A group of five or six caravans, a wagon and a digger arrived there this evening. Forced the lock on the gate by Upton Cricket Club roundabout. Don't know how long it will take to shift them or if they wil move on of their own accord, but if past experience is anything to go by, there will be a right mess left when they do go. This is such a peaceful green area between Upton and Greasby, it will be a crying shame if they make a mess of it. I don't know what the counci's record is on shifting travellers but the land is leased to the Woodland Trust, so I'm not sure where the responsibility lies.

Google Ads
Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040525
29th Jun 2017 8:34pm
29th Jun 2017 8:34pm
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,972
wallasey
Dilly Offline
Wiki Guardian
Dilly  Offline
Wiki Guardian
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,972
wallasey
They left from by butlers skip yard in wallasey about 2 weeks ago leaving behind what I would think to be at least a hundred ton of rubbish and rubble. But hey how someone else can foot the bill to clean it up. Pikey ... !

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040527
29th Jun 2017 8:44pm
29th Jun 2017 8:44pm

L
lollipop
Unregistered
lollipop
Unregistered
L


Perhaps if you build a few authorised permenant sites over there, this upset could be avoided. They would have somewhere to go then.

Oh hold on, you've just given us 1bn....you've no money left. Lol


Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040535
29th Jun 2017 10:09pm
29th Jun 2017 10:09pm
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,972
wallasey
Dilly Offline
Wiki Guardian
Dilly  Offline
Wiki Guardian
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,972
wallasey
Perhaps if we could just shoot them !!!

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040536
29th Jun 2017 10:20pm
29th Jun 2017 10:20pm
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 379
Wirral
M
Madge Offline
Old Hand
Madge  Offline
Old Hand
M
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 379
Wirral
If you or i forced a lock on a gate to a private area and set up our caravan what would happen ? whatever the action we would receive is what should happen to them, and no i dont think we should set up areas as they dont pay tax so why should we spend our tax money on providing services for them, Have you seen the money these people spend on things ? well maybe they can all club together and buy land to park up somewhere,

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040540
30th Jun 2017 7:37am
30th Jun 2017 7:37am
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,002
Greasby
G
Greenwood Online content OP
Forum Guide
Greenwood  Online Content OP
Forum Guide
G
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,002
Greasby
Someone has said that they are there legitimately to do work on The Twelfth Man and have had permission to use the Meadow; clarification is awaited on this, as you can't get any sense out of anyone outside working hours, but it sounds a bit far-fetched to me.

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040541
30th Jun 2017 7:43am
30th Jun 2017 7:43am
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,972
wallasey
Dilly Offline
Wiki Guardian
Dilly  Offline
Wiki Guardian
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,972
wallasey
I don't think they do anything legitimately!

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040557
30th Jun 2017 10:00am
30th Jun 2017 10:00am
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,685
Wirral
G
granny Offline
Wiki Master
granny  Offline
Wiki Master
G
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,685
Wirral
The whole idea of travellers is that they want to travel. Not have permanent residence. Makes it easier to evade prosecution in times of trouble ! If you get the meaning ?
It would be beneficial if someone would be able to see their registration numbers, it could be useful when things start disappearing off peoples drives.
I don't like them, and hope they are not allowed to stay there, it's too residential and they need to go further into the country. In fact, thinking about it, they've got a bloody cheek, by walking all over every law in the book that we have to abide by ! A bad precedence set and allowed, as only a matter of time before there will be illegal immigrant travellers.
Hmmm ? Maybe official camps might be the answer and register on arrival. Allowed to sat for a couple of weeks, if that's the life they choose, then move to the next. Maybe you're right Lolli.

Last edited by granny; 30th Jun 2017 10:05am.

Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
~Chief Seattle
Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040558
30th Jun 2017 10:02am
30th Jun 2017 10:02am
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,685
Wirral
G
granny Offline
Wiki Master
granny  Offline
Wiki Master
G
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,685
Wirral
Originally Posted by Greenwood
Someone has said that they are there legitimately to do work on The Twelfth Man and have had permission to use the Meadow; clarification is awaited on this, as you can't get any sense out of anyone outside working hours, but it sounds a bit far-fetched to me.


If they were legitimate, why would they force locks on gates and be parked up on private land ?


Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
~Chief Seattle
Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040566
30th Jun 2017 11:30am
30th Jun 2017 11:30am

L
lollipop
Unregistered
lollipop
Unregistered
L


I would like this thread...frozen and archived.

Granny has given me a " maybe iam right"

I've only just come too from the shock!!!

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040571
30th Jun 2017 1:25pm
30th Jun 2017 1:25pm
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,002
Greasby
G
Greenwood Online content OP
Forum Guide
Greenwood  Online Content OP
Forum Guide
G
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,002
Greasby
They are not working on the Twelfth Man - someone was taken in by their blagging yesterday evening. Nice try, guys... Police, Woodland Trust and councillors are on the case; rubbish has already been dumped at this lovely spot.

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040597
30th Jun 2017 7:35pm
30th Jun 2017 7:35pm
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,044
Heswallish
F
fish5133 Offline
Forum Guardian
fish5133  Offline
Forum Guardian
F
Joined: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,044
Heswallish
They will be doing the rounds offering rubbish removal and driveways resurfaced. Knocked one back once and he banged his hand into my car as he walked off ...tw*t.
Ok live a travelling life but don't go around conning and ripping off people and leaving each place like a *hithole.

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: ] #1040620
30th Jun 2017 11:33pm
30th Jun 2017 11:33pm
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,685
Wirral
G
granny Offline
Wiki Master
granny  Offline
Wiki Master
G
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 17,685
Wirral
Originally Posted by lollipop
I would like this thread...frozen and archived.

Granny has given me a " maybe iam right"

I've only just come too from the shock!!!


Don't get too excited Lolli, you've reached that dangerous age now !


Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
~Chief Seattle
Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040746
1st Jul 2017 10:32pm
1st Jul 2017 10:32pm
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,002
Greasby
G
Greenwood Online content OP
Forum Guide
Greenwood  Online Content OP
Forum Guide
G
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,002
Greasby
The group has grown. There's going to be an awful mess to clear up when they are finally shifted; they are dumping their sewage, general rubbish, rubble from any work they have managed to do for local people etc. You can bet your buttons they won't be bagging and binning the waste from their dogs, either. Such a blatant disrespect for the land.

Re: Travellers on Upton Meadow [Re: Greenwood] #1040747
1st Jul 2017 10:40pm
1st Jul 2017 10:40pm

L
lollipop
Unregistered
lollipop
Unregistered
L


Do not approach Greenwood.... I repeat stay away.....lol

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
La Plama Volcanic Eruption
by granny. 21st Sep 2021 3:26pm
Doctors appointments
by cools. 21st Sep 2021 8:38am
Emma Radacuna
by cools. 17th Sep 2021 9:53am
'Help' on Channel 4, 16th Sept.
by Greenwood. 17th Sep 2021 9:20am
Can You Recommend a Landscape Gardener in Wirral
by sneakypete. 14th Sep 2021 2:13pm
For Sale & Free
Nike Air Max 95 - Greedy 3.0 size 8.5
by Peter0787. 30th Aug 2021 3:21pm
Cat Boot's Size 9
by BultacoAstro. 23rd Aug 2021 9:28am
Member Spotlight
Capt_America
Capt_America
Wallasey
Posts: 1,515
Joined: July 2008
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Crosbyhandyman, Ellem146, Kimberly459, TalkieToaster77, nidgy
13953 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Going to Hilbre island
by ultimate. 4th Sep 2021 4:44pm
Galtres School Bebington
by AllanB. 20th Aug 2021 7:36am
Dock Branch Park
by mikeeb. 6th Feb 2021 1:03pm
News : New Topics
La Plama Volcanic Eruption
by granny. 21st Sep 2021 3:26pm
Doctors appointments
by cools. 21st Sep 2021 8:38am
Emma Radacuna
by cools. 17th Sep 2021 9:53am
'Help' on Channel 4, 16th Sept.
by Greenwood. 17th Sep 2021 9:20am
Flooding
by cools. 10th Sep 2021 1:59pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Can You Recommend a Landscape Gardener in Wirral
by sneakypete. 14th Sep 2021 2:13pm
Bultaco pursang
by Bultaco. 13th Mar 2019 12:43pm
the over flow on bidston moss
by paul110180. 24th Mar 2013 8:05pm
What song are you listening to?
by . 24th Jun 2007 10:06am
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Wed 6:59am
Sunset Wed 7:10pm
Local Time Wed 2:38am
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1