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Apologies for absence
There were no apologies for absence.
Declarations of interest
There were no declarations of interest.
An Objection Notice for a Temporary Event Notice in respect of Blossoms Fold, Wolverhampton City Centre, WV1 1RD & North Street, Wolverhampton City Centre, WV1 1RE had been received from West Midlands Police.
The Chair led round-table introductions and outlined the procedure to be followed. He reported that prior to the Hearing, West Midlands Police had submitted a request asking for the Hearing to be adjourned to a future date. The Chair outlined the reasons for the request and sought legal advice on the matter.
Robert Marshall, Solicitor and legal advisor to the Sub-
Committee stated that Regulation 11 of the Licensing Act (Hearings) Regulations 2005 provided that an authority could extend a time period for a specified period where it considered it to be necessary in the public interest.
The Statutory Licensing Sub-Committee considered the Police’s request to adjourn the Hearing and decided that it would be in the public interest to grant the request.
That the Hearing be adjourned, and the Statutory Licensing Sub-Committee would re-convene on Wednesday 26 February 2020 at 10am.