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Town and village greens: recent significant cases for landowners

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 3 2011

Land can be registered as a new town or village green (TVG) "if for not less than twenty years a significant number of the inhabitants of any locality, or of any neighbourhood within a locality, have indulged in lawful sports and pastimes on it as of right"

“Minister for licensing” and new culture secretary appointed

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 1 2010

John Penrose, recently appointed as Minister for Tourism and Heritage, has taken on responsibility for alcohol and entertainment licensing

Does Bear Grylls really hate health and safety?

  • Morton Fraser
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 25 2012

At a recent event in Birmingham Bear Grylls was quoted as saying “I hate health and safety and all of that”

The Olympic economic legacy

  • Davenport Lyons
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 6 2012

An overwhelming majority of Londoners are now in agreement that the 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympics were a resounding success

Late night drinking bans proposed

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 29 2010

An amendment to the Crime and Security Bill, if approved by Parliament, will give local authorities the power to apply a blanket ban on premises opening for the sale of alcohol between 3am and 6am, by specifying streets or areas, rather than premises, where it is considered necessary to promote the licensing objectives

Investing in leisure

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 5 2009

Encouraging the local community to use its leisure facilities improves communities’ health and well-being fact

Hotels a temporary solution to the strain on student accommodation?

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 14 2012

As student numbers continue to fluctuate in response to the new fee arrangements, there is the potential for universities to be 'caught short' with insufficient student accommodation available to cope with the number of students arriving on their doorstep, in September, a substantial proportion of them having reverted to the clearing system to secure alternative university places on relatively short notice

Islington late night levy?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 13 2012

Press reports suggest that Islington Council is already considering the imposition of a late night levy, following comments by Islington Councillor, Paul Convery, executive member for community safety

When will the courts leave matters to Parliament?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 26 2012

A recent decision of the Administrative Court provides guidance on when objections to regulatory decisions and statutory regulatory schemes can be resolved through judicial review, and when they should more properly be addressed to Parliament

Town and village greens new rules now in force

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 15 2007

Since 6 April 2007, new legislation has been in force (in England, although not yet in Wales) concerning the registration of town and village greens