Lincs district considers asylum ruling appeal

By Mark Conrad | 07 December 2023

West Lindsey DC is likely to appeal a High Court decision to allow the Home Office to place an asylum centre on a former military base earmarked for a £300m regeneration project.

Sources at the Lincolnshire-based district have told The MJ that they are working on a ‘likely’ appeal, after the judge in the judicial review case backed the Home Office but acknowledged there were ‘compelling reasons’ to allow further legal challenge.

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