Traveller families move from Clounmacken GAA grounds

Gardai in Listowel have confirmed that eight Traveller families have moved from the GAA grounds in Clounmacken. They were camped illegally for over a month and they were ordered to leave the site under section 19 of the Housing Amendment Act.Locals had expressed concern about the state of the grounds while the Travellers were located in Clounmacken. Gardai served an enforcement order on Tuesday evening giving the families 24 hours to leave the area and it’s been confirmed the 35 people and their caravans left yesterday evening.