|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 460|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division (Technology and Construction Court)|
|Representation||Jonathan Harvie QC and Gerald Clarke (instructed by Bedfordshire County Council Legal Services) for the council.|
|Richard Wilmot-Smith QC and Sean Wilken (instructed by Winward Fesron) for the defendants.|
|Judgment Dates:||16 October 1998|
Contract - Repudiation - Contract for construction and maintenance of highways - Defendant contractors failing to begin work on specified date - Whether defendants thereby repudiating contract - Whether contract analogous to contract of employment.