Hackney LBC have succeeded in obtaining an injunction banning a large traveller family from land near Olympics sites. All but one of the family members have been banned from Hackney's 58 public open spaces until after the Olympics have concluded in September
This new injunction made by the High Court follows three years of the group moving from site to site in the Borough. They have most recently stationed caravans on Stoke Newington Common, which now must be removed
Wayne Beglan acted for the local authority.