|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 98 (Mar)|
|Representation||Stephen Hockman QC and David Travers (instructed by Clerk Wilmott and Clerk) for the appellant.|
|Nigel Baker QC and Robert Anthony (instructed by Neil Pritchard, Northamptonshire) for the defendant|
|Judgment Dates:||8 March 2002|
Local authority - Powers - Powers to prosecute - Prosecution for food safety offences - Local authority issuing summonses against defendant in their own name - Whether authority entitled to issue summonses in own name - s 222 - s 6(5) - Magistrates' Court Rules 1981, r 4.