Kings Chambers QC secures permission for 200 dwellings at former hospital site
Anthony Crean QC of Kings Chambers has secured permission for 200 dwellings at the former Ronkswood Hospital site in Newton Road, Worcester.
Crean was instructed by Robert Hitchins.
The decision has important implications for the operation of Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) regulations.
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Collins J refuses permission for judicial review and rules that the legislation is badly drafted and contains a lacuna.
In the months since the landmark decision of the Supreme Court in Cheshire West, the courts have continued to put into effect Lady Hale’s ‘acid test’.
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The effects of recent changes to civil litigation are only just beginning to be felt, but barristers in the regions have several reasons to be cheerful