Legal Challenge

Blackpool Council is holding a five-day hearing on a proposed EMRO from 9 to 13 December

Blackpool Council could be first to face legal challenge over EMRO

By Ellie Bothwell

Local authorities have been making “dreadful procedural errors” and could face legal challenges from the trade over the introduction of early-morning restriction orders (EMROs) and late-night levies (LNLs), trade bodies have claimed.