Estoppel - 1980- 1984

Estoppel, in its various forms including proprietory and equitable estoppels

These cases are extracted from a very large database. The entries on that database are now being published individually to the main swarb.co.uk website in a much improved form. As cases are published here, the entry here will be replaced by a link to the same case in that improved form on swarb.co.uk. In addition the swarb.co.uk site includes very substantial numbers of cases after 2000. Please take the time to look.  

This page lists 14 cases, and was prepared on 19 May 2014. These case are being transferred one by one to the main swarb.co.uk site which presents them better, with links to full text where we have it, and much improved cross referencing.
Newbury District Council -v- Secretary of State for the Environment
1980
CA
Lord Denning MR
Planning, Estoppel Casemap
1 Cites
1 Citers
Lord Denning MR postulated a broad general principle of estoppel or “blowing hot and cold” in planning matters.
Midland Bank Ltd -v- Farmpride Hatcheries; CA 1980
Greasley -v- Cooke; 1980
McIlkenny -v- Chief Constable of the West Midlands; CA 1980
Salvation Army Trustee Co Ltd -v- West Yorkshire Metropolitan County Council; 1980
Newbury District Council -v- Secretary of State for the Environment; HL 1980
Taylors Fashions Ltd -v- Liverpool Victoria Trustees Co Ltd; ChD 1981
Western Fish Products Ltd -v- Penwith District Council [1981] 2 All ER 204
1981
CA
Megaw LJ
Administrative, Estoppel
1 Citers
The court tried to reconcile invocations of estoppel with the general principle that for a public authority: "an estoppel cannot be raised to prevent the exercise of a statutory discretion or to prevent or excuse the performance of a statutory duty."
Hunter -v- Chief Constable of the West Midlands Police; HL 19-Nov-1981
Amalgamated Investment and Property Co Ltd (in Liq) -v- Texas Commerce International Bank Ltd; CA 1982
Amalgamated Investment and Property Co Ltd (in Liq) -v- Texas Commerce International Bank Ltd; CA 1982
Avon County Council -v- Howlett; CA 1983
Agip SpA -v- Navigazione Alta Italia SpA, "The Nai Genova"; CA 1984
Keen -v- Holland; CA 1984