If the question is: can LCC carry out its educational functions if the public has the right to use Areas A-D for recreational purposes, the answer is yes. And it would still be yes, even if it could make no educational use of the land at all.
APPROVED JUDGEMENT MR JUSTICE OUSLEY – 27/05/2016
Please find below the decisions reports for the various hearings Moorside Fields Community Group has been involved with since 2015:
Town Green Decision: COM 493 – Moorside Fields –
Judicial Review Judgement:Lancashire- APPROVED judgment
High Court Appeal Ruling 2018: Lancashire CC v SoS and Jones v NHS Property Services judgment 12 April 2018
The County Council has applied to take the decision to appeal at the Supreme Court. It is unlikely that a decision will be reached until the autumn of 2018.