Category Archives: Travellers

A few reflections on Dale Farm and Gypsy Travellers

Yesterday the Guardian reported that a landowner in Stowmarket was making available 10 pitches for Travellers evicted from the Dale Farm in Essex. The site along Combs Lane is adajacent to the Museum of East Anglian Life’s nature reserve. Dale … Continue reading

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“Playing with the Gypsies”

You know that you’re doing something right, in running a cultural organisation in a rural area when the Daily Mail takes pot shots at you. So I was mildly bemused that Richard Littlejohn had deemed an event at MEAL worthy … Continue reading

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