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Dale Farm: Why Not Pay The Travellers £5m To Clear The Land?

by | 6th, September 2011

IT will cost an estimated £5m to clear Dale Farm at Crays Hill of travellers and their homes. Basildon Council says the money will be paid by taxpayers.

The council says a representative of the travellers’ community has made them an offer: pay them £6m and they will leave now.

Council leader Tony Ball says that asking price is hugely above the market value. Also, the council says paying the money means the

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