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
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
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.
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