English Travellers

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The term English Travellers refers to certain groups of nomads, and may mean:

  • Romanichal Travellers, or more commonly referred to as English Travellers or English Gypsies, who are an ethnic group of Romani origin.
  • Showmen, or more commonly referred to as Funfair Travellers, who are occupational Travellers and members of the Showman's Guild of Great Britain who make money from their funfairs. Have no true relation to gypsies
  • New Age travellers, commonly referred to as hippy travellers, who were in Britain in the 1980s and 1990s

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