Williams, Regina (on The Application of) v Powys County Council: CA 9 Jun 2017

The court was asked whether ‘a local planning authority, when granting planning permission for a wind turbine, fall into error by failing to consult the Welsh Ministers upon the likely effects of that development on the settings of two scheduled monuments? And did it err in failing to consider the likely effects on the setting of a grade II listed church? ‘
Held: The claimant’s appeal succeeded.
Lindblom, Irwin LJJ
[2017] EWCA Civ 427, [2017] WLR(D) 392
Bailii, WLRD
England and Wales

Updated: 01 June 2021; Ref: scu.588333