|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 332 (Jul)|
Nicholas Strauss QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court
|Representation||Jonathan Brock QC (instructed by Fuglers) for the claimant.|
|Sara Hargreaves (instructed by Mark Norman) for the local authority.|
|Judgment Dates:||23 July 2002|
Specific performance - Contract for sale of land - Construction - Contract for sale of certain property requiring claimant to seek planning permission - Claimant failing to obtain relevant planning permission - Claimant subsequently seeking specific performance of contract - Whether contract entitling claimant to complete purchase before obtaining planning permission - Whether permission should be granted.