December 6, 2023 2.25 pm

RAF Scampton judicial review: The High Court ruling

West Lindsey District Council is planning to appeal the decision

By Local Democracy Reporter

The High Court has issued its ruling on the Home Office’s asylum centre plans for RAF Scampton, ultimately siding with the government.

After two lengthy days of proceedings in London’s Royal Courts of Justice on October 31 and November 1, and more than a month of anticipation, Mrs Justice Thornton issued her final verdict on Wednesday, December 6.