Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 288 (Nov)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)

Crane J

Representation Michael Rudd (instructed by Gurney-Champion & Co) for the claimant.
  Andrew Sharland (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.
  The second defendant did not appear and was not represented.
Judgment Dates: 22 November 2005


Town and country planning - Development - Material change of use - Application for retrospective permission - Refusal by local planning authority - Appeal to Secretary of State - Whether Secretary of State failing to take into account material considerations - Whether Secretary of State failing to give adequate reasons - Whether Secretary of State erring in law and fact.

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