Council to pursue Fletcher for millions after she fails to meet payment deadline

LEEDS City Council is to take action against Yorkshire businesswoman Jan Fletcher after she failed to meet the payment deadline for a £2m interim costs order following her failed attempt for damages over Leeds Arena.

Last month, a High Court judge gave the council permission to pursue the former Montpellier Estates (MEL) chairman personally for its costs defending her failed court bid.

Mr Justice Supperstone issued an order that Ms Fletcher pay the costs before November 14, pending a final decision on the total amount ... For the full story register now for free or login below...