Scrutiny fails - Southwark submits grounds of appeal

Council submits grounds of appeal while Scrutiny Committee rejects call for legal challenge to be reconsidered

Last Monday evening, Southwark’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee rejected calls for the Council’s decision to appeal against the government’s refusal to grant it a CPO against Aylesbury leaseholders to be reconsidered, after it heard that it was powerless to do so. The Aylesbury estate... [Read More]

CPO legal challenge called in for scrutiny

Southwark's decision to challenge the Secretary of State's CPO decision has been called in by its Overview & Scrutiny Committee

The Aylesbury CPO decision took a further twist this week when Southwark Council’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee ‘called-in’ the Cabinet’s decision to mount a legal challenge, which it will scrutinise on Monday evening. Southwark’s Overview & Scrutiny Committee The committee only has the... [Read More]