Lancashire wins Derwent legal battle

LANCASHIRE County Cricket Club (LCCC) and its development partners can push ahead with their £70m redevelopment of large parts of Old Trafford after a High Court judge rejected a challenge by a rival developer. 

Judge Waksman found in their favour following a judicial review brought by Albert Gubay's Derwent Holdings into Trafford Borough Council's decision to approve the Ask Developments-led scheme, which includes a 155,000 sq ft Tesco, at a planning meeting last year.

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