Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 456 (Oct)
Court: Chancery Division

Ferris J

Representation Aditya Sen (instructed by Rippon Patel & French) for the applicant.
  Shomik Datta (instructed by Head of Legal Services, Lambeth London Borough Council) for the authority.
Judgment Dates: 30 October 2002


Landlord and tenant - Possession - Order - Applicant applying for order restoring him to property pending permission to appeal application - Balance of convenience.

The Case

The applicant's application for an order restoring him to property belonging to the respondent authority from which he had been evicted following execution of a warrant for possession, was granted on the grounds, inter alia, that there was no prospect of the applicant's application for permission to appeal succeeding.

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