Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 172 (Oct)
Court: Queen's Bench Division

Judge Hawkesworth QC sitting as a judge of the High Court

Representation John Friel (instructed by AE Smith & Son, Stroud) for the claimant.
  Clive Rawlings (instructed by Veale Wasbrough, Bristol) for the school.
Judgment Dates: 14 October 2002


Education - Special educational needs - Statement - Naming of school - Availability of injunction compelling school to admit pupil.

The Case

Where an independent school refused to allow a pupil to continue to attend the school, the court refused to grant an injunction compelling his return, since an injunction to enforce a continuing relationship would only be granted where it was clearly demonstrated that it was appropriate to do so, and it had not been so demonstrated in the instant case.

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