3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- Telephone bomb hoax, business disrupted for an hour; not a wide enough sector of the public
- 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.
- Driver hadn't taken reasonable steps to light lorry after he had broken down. Highway obstruction, liable.
3 True/False questions
Attorney General v PYA Quarries → 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.
Public Nuisance → Activity which interferes with the safety or convenience of a section of the general public.
Corby Group Litigation Claimants v Corby BC → Driver hadn't taken reasonable steps to light lorry after he had broken down. Highway obstruction, liable.