R (on the application of May) v Rother District Council and others

Town and country planning – Permission for development. The claimant had unsuccessfully sought judicial review of the defendant local authority's decision to remove a planning condition limiting the hours of operation of a multi-use games area. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, in dismissing the claimant's appeal, held that there was no material difference between the local policy in respect of noise, which had been considered by the authority, and the National Planning Policy Framework, which had not.

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