Injunction obtained by the Council under section 222 of the Local Government Act 1972 with the purpose of restraining begging in Leeds City Centre discharged. Unreported.

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S222 injunction to restrain begging in Leeds City Centre discharged by High Court

HHJ Saffman sitting as a judge of the High Court at Leeds District Registry discharged an injunction made on 24th June 2014 preventing all persons from sitting or loitering on a thoroughfare or Leeds City Station with any article to be used for begging, such as caps, hats, boxes or similar receptacles.