|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 117 (Jan)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Schiemann, Chadwick LJJ and Sir Murray Stuart-Smith
|Representation||Richard de Lacey QC (instructed by Emerys Jones & Co, Welshpool) for the claimant.|
|David Stockhill (instructed by England Stickland & Hampton, Birmingham) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||18 January 2002|
Contract - Construction - Option to grant renewal of contract - Contract for operation of airport at a rent - Contract containing clause obliging claimant to renew contract providing fresh rent negotiated - Defendant applying for renewal of contract - Rent negotiation failing - Whether claimant obliged to renew contract in light of failure of rent negotiation.