The LGA has published further guidance to Local Authorities setting out how they should be using the Environment Agency/Natural Resources Wales public registers to assess the suitability of the applicants for a scrap met
A private members Bill, Licensed Hackney Carriages and Private Hire Vehicles (Closed Circuit Television) Bill, has been introduced by the MP for Bedford seeking to require the installation of closed circuit television (CCTV) in all licensed Hackney Carriages and Private Hire vehicles and to establish a minimum standard for such installations.
Which licensing policy applies if a new policy is issued after the date when the application is made but before the date of the hearing by the Licensing Sub-Committee or the Magistrates’ Court on appeal?
Mrs. Justice Patterson, in the case of Gurgur v London Borough of Enfield (6.12.13), found that it is the policy at the date of hearing not determination.
The London Borough of Redbridge has become the latest Council to pass a resolution urging the Government to change the law and help councils “stem the tide” of betting shops. It called on the Government and the national regulat