Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2003] All ER (D) 380 (Mar)
Court: Employment Appeal Tribunal

Judge Pugsley, Lord Davies of Coity and Mr I Ezekiel

Representation Peter Doughty (instructed by Philip Ashworth & Co, York) for the appellant.
  Nigel Mills of Fynn & Partners, Bournemouth for the employee.
Judgment Dates: 20 November 2002


Employment - Unfair dismissal - Continuity of employment - Period of employment - ss 211, 218(6).

The Case

When dealing with the question of continuity of employment there was no basis for overriding the clear words of s211 of the 1996 Act and the common sense position that continuous employment began with the date on which the employee started work.

Practice Areas

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