News and Resources
Below is a selection of news items, case notes, articles, books and papers authored by members of Chambers.
There is also a separate Archive of Inspector’s Reports in respect of applications to register new town or village greens.
FTB is delighted to announce that Cain Ormondroyd has been appointed to the Attorney General's C Panel of approved counsel. This appointment lasts for 5 years. Read more
The High Court refused to quash the decision to grant planning permission for a controversial redevelopment of a site opposite Hampton Court Palace. Read more
Charles Mynors has recently been invited to be a member of the Legal Advisory Commission of the General Synod of the Church of England. Read more
Charles Mynors appeared in 2010 for Ashford Borough Council, in the Canterbury County Court (sitting at Chatham), which was seeking to resist an application by the owners of an 18th century cottage that had been listed by the Secretary of State in 1979 as a building of special architectural or historic interest. Read more
In Morge (FC) v Hampshire County Council  UKSC 2, the Supreme Court (Lord Kerr dissenting) dismissed Mrs Morge's appeal, with the result that works on Phase 1A of the South East Hampshire Rapid Transit Scheme can be completed. Read more
The Supreme Court has granted permission to Mr Lewis to appeal against the Court of Appeal's controversial decision on prescriptive acquisition of rights, in the context of the Commons Act 2006. The hearing will take place in the week beginning 18th January 2010. Read more
R (The Friends of Basildon Golf Club) v Basildon District Council and Basildon Golf Centre Ltd Read more