|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 1358|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court|
Lord Bingham of Cornhill CJ and Harrison J
|Representation||James Findlay (instructed by Higgins & Co, Birkenhead) for the appellant.|
|Steven J Ball (instructed by Michael Bownes, Legal Director Sefton Borough Council) for the respondent council.|
|Judgment Dates:||2 December 1999|
Nuisance - Statutory nuisance - Complaint to justices - Proceedings against local authority - Abatement notice - Costs - Tenant seeking costs out of central funds - Whether for complainant to satisfy court by admissible evidence that agreement was a proper fee agreement - .