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Mary-Jane

Oh dear - Jezzer Clarkson can't keep the public away...

...from his lighthouse on the Isle of Man http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-isle-of-man-17867454

It seems the court disagreed that having a public path so close to his lighthouse property breached his human rights.
Bad luck Jezzer - you'll just have to put up with the Great Unwashed walking near your place after all... Laughing
robkb

I'd have thought just the chance of bumping into him would be enough to keep most people away Wink
Hairyloon

The IOM is not part of the UK. How is it subject to the jurisdiction of our High Court?
robkb

Beeb article says it was an IOM court.
vegplot

The IOM is not part of the UK. How is it subject to the jurisdiction of our High Court?


Quote:
A court judgement in the Isle of Man on 26 April ruled against the claim.
Hairyloon

There was another bit saying they were expecting an appeal to the High Court.
crofter

IOM is a British Crown Dependency.
Jamanda

Damn - I was hoping it was his obituary!
Wentworth

Damn - I was hoping it was his obituary!
Shocked arvo

Damn - I was hoping it was his obituary!

Pipped me.
Nick

We're allowed to hope people have died? Excellent. Let's start a list! robkb

We're allowed to hope people have died? Excellent. Let's start a list!

What do you mean 'start'...?
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