A recent Court of Appeal case will come as a relief to developers and local authorities.

In Barkas v North Yorkshire County Council (2012) it was held that recreational land owned by local authorities (assuming it is properly designated) can not be a town or village green.

Abacus Solicitors act for residential and commercial developers and have the depth of experience and expertise to advise on all planning and development matters.

If you wish to discuss a similar issue or any other matter concerning development please contact Sean Daly on 0161 833 0044 or by email at sean.daly@abacus-law.co.uk