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BASILDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Children Georgina Flynn and MaryAnn McCarthy sit beside a 'Save Our Homes' sign at the Dale Farm Traveller site on October 12, 2011, near Basildon, England. After years of protracted legal battles a judge has today ruled against the latest challenge for a judicial review. Hundreds of travellers remain under threat of eviction by Basildon Council from the illegal settlement at Dale Farm camp near Crays Hill in Essex. (Photo by Mary Turner/Getty Images)

BASILDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Children Georgina Flynn and MaryAnn McCarthy sit beside a 'Save Our Homes' sign at the Dale Farm Traveller site on October 12, 2011, near Basildon, England.   After years of protracted legal battles a judge has today ruled against the latest challenge for a judicial review. Hundreds of travellers remain under threat of eviction by Basildon Council from the illegal settlement at Dale Farm camp near Crays Hill in Essex. (Photo by Mary Turner/Getty Images)

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APPLEBY, ENGLAND - JUNE 5: Gypsies watch the racing from a traditional romany caravan at Appleby Horse Fair June 5, 2004 in Appleby, England. Appleby Horse Fair has existed under the protection of a charter granted by James II since 1685 and is one of the key gathering points for the romany, gypsy and traveling community. Appleby Horse Fair is attended by about 5,000 travelers who come to buy and sell horses. (Photo by Chris Furlong/Getty Images)

APPLEBY, ENGLAND - JUNE 5:  Gypsies watch the racing from a traditional romany caravan at Appleby Horse Fair June 5, 2004 in Appleby, England. Appleby Horse Fair has existed under the protection of a charter granted by James II since 1685 and is one of the key gathering points for the romany, gypsy and traveling community. Appleby Horse Fair is attended by about 5,000 travelers who come to buy and sell horses.  (Photo by Chris Furlong/Getty Images)

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APPLEBY, UNITED KINGDOM - 6th JUNE 2011: Two revellers asleep as the sun rises over their caravans at Appleby Horse Fair. The travellers had partied long into the night to celebrate a family christening at Fair Hill during the annual gathering of gypsies and travellers which has been held since 1750. The fair attacts around 10,000 gypsies from all over Europe and over 30,000 visitors to the town of Appleby in Cumbria. (Photo by Tom Stoddart Archive/Getty Images)

APPLEBY, UNITED KINGDOM - 6th JUNE 2011: Two revellers asleep as the sun rises over their caravans at Appleby Horse Fair. The travellers had partied long into the night to celebrate a family christening at Fair Hill during the annual gathering of gypsies and travellers which has been held since 1750. The fair attacts around 10,000 gypsies from all over Europe and over 30,000 visitors to the town of Appleby in Cumbria.  (Photo by Tom Stoddart Archive/Getty Images)

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BASILDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Traveller children Pa and Tom Sheridan, play beside their trailer at Dale Farm Travellers camp on October 12 2011, near Basildon, England. After years of protracted legal battles a judge has today ruled against the latest challenge for a judicial review. Hundreds of travellers remain under threat of eviction by Basildon Council from the illegal settlement at Dale Farm camp near Crays Hill in Essex. (Photo by Mary Turner/Getty Images)

BASILDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 12: Traveller children Pa and Tom Sheridan, play beside their trailer at Dale Farm Travellers camp on October 12 2011, near Basildon, England. After years of protracted legal battles a judge has today ruled against the latest challenge for a judicial review. Hundreds of travellers remain under threat of eviction by Basildon Council from the illegal settlement at Dale Farm camp near Crays Hill in Essex. (Photo by Mary Turner/Getty Images)

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Gypsy children at a campsite in County Kerry, 12th August 1957. (Photo by Bob Thomas/Popperfoto/Getty Images).

Gypsy children at a campsite in County Kerry, 12th August 1957. (Photo by Bob Thomas/Popperfoto/Getty Images).