3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- D erected ferry terminals in Thames causing silt making it hard for large vessles to dock; public suffered special damage beyond average river user. had to pay for dredging to clear water.
- Obscene telephone calls over a period of 5 1/2 years to 13 women, liable.
- Quarrying activites showering neighbours with splinters and stones, liable. Public nuisance affects a class of Her Majesty's subjects; 30 houses is enough to amount to a class.
3 True/False questions
Public Nuisance → Activity which interferes with the safety or convenience of a section of the general public.
Ware v Garston Haulage → Driver hadn't taken reasonable steps to light lorry after he had broken down. Highway obstruction, liable.
Lyons v Gulliver → Disrupting traffic by queueing in a road, court will consider the interests of different parties.