Local Plan statutory challenges - detailed grounds submitted

The Council submitted its detailed grounds of defence about the Local Plan statutory challenges, in accordance with the court's direction to do so by the deadline on 14 August.

Following completion of the action agreed by the Executive to seek the opinion of a second QC, the Council's position in defending the claims remains the same.

Counsel's opinion is subject to legal privilege and has been shared with all the Council's elected members on a confidential basis.

Published on Tuesday 20 August.