Dale Farm: Home Office pledges cash for eviction costs

“The Home Office has announced it will pay up to £4.65m towards the cost of evicting Travellers and Gypsies from an illegal site in Essex. The money will go towards policing the clearance of Dale Farm, between Billericay and Basildon.The announcement comes after the Department for Communities and Local Government confirmed it would contribute £1.2m towards the eviction.