Hotelier wins battle against big marquee development

Lee Gordon
Planning permission for a major marquee development on green belt land on the Wirral has been quashed following a judicial review. Thornton Hall Hotel, represented by a team of planning experts from national law firm Weightmans, secured the High Court victory. It was a case brought against Wirral Council, which granted a wedding and events venue permission for marquees on green belt land on the Thornton Manor Estate, at Thornton Hough. In 2011, members of the planning committee of the council resolved to grant a five-year tem... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...