Traveller caravans pull onto playing fields in Stafford
Travellers have moved onto playing fields in Stafford.
Around a dozen vehicles arrived on the fields off Holmcroft Road on Saturday afternoon.
They are situated next to Holmcroft Library and a children's play area.
Stafford Borough Council is aware of the incident.
County Councillor Jonathan Price said: "I've been to the site and am monitoring the situation.
"Unfortunately we are finding they are already leaving a mess at the site."
A spokesman for Staffordshire Police said: "We received reports at around 12.20pm on Saturday of members of the travelling community parking vehicles on land off Holmcroft Road in Stafford.
"At the moment this is a civil matter but officers are monitoring the situation.".