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“I saw one in Lichfield who normally hangs around in the Park Street Arcade and had obviously decided to have a day excursion.
But he said he was receiving a lot of complaints from traders and added police needed to do more to utilise the public spaces protection order that covers the town centre to tackle the issue.
“Their very presence can be intimidating to shoppers and put them off visiting the town centre." He added: "I have also been contacted by a number of town centre shop-keepers who have raised concerns about the negative impact the daily presence of beggars has on their business.