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A TRAVELLER has accused Brits who criticise his “free” way of life of doing nothing but lazing around watching TV.
The man, who only goes by the name ‘Hunty’, is among a group of new age travellers that spark fury among residents each summer when their caravans roll into town and park up on public land.
Locals in Glastonbury, Somerset, complain about the alleged mess the visitors have left behind over a period of 20 years.
And they accuse the local authorities of not challenging rule flouting behaviour such as illegal parking and barbeques they say the travellers partake in.
Glastonbury resident Les Webb, 75, says the situation in the Beckery area of the town is out of control and claims “rules are not being applied equally” to travellers by cops and the council.
The retired carpenter hammered: “If my car was left on the road untaxed and without insurance I would soon know about it.
“These lot are flouting the law and they don’t have to suffer the consequences.