Town and country planning


Ali and others v Newham London Borough Council

  • Queen's Bench Division
  • 26 January 2018
  • Judge Walden-Smith, sitting as a High Court judge
  • [2018] PLSCS 15
Town and country planning – Unilateral undertaking – Enforcement – Claimants giving unilateral undertaking under section 106 of Town and Country Planning Act 1990 in connection with appeal against enforcement notice concerning use of site as faith centre – Claimants covenanting to apply for mixed-used planning permission within specified period – Claimants failing to make application – Defendant local authority obtaining mandatory injunction to compel claimants to carry out removal works – Claimants applying to suspend injunction – Whether fair and reasonable to suspend injunction – Application dismissed The claimants were the trustees of a charitable trust that operated a
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