We recently represented a client who had their application under Regulation 18 for unforeseen benefits refused by NHS England. At the same time a local dispensing doctor practice also challenged a ruling that the area of the application should not be considered a "reserved location" and that a new pharmacy would not prejudice the proper provision of medical services by the loca ...

In November 2012 we were instructed by a pharmacy contractor in Bridlington to try to secure a new pharmacy for an area near the Bridlington Hospital. We had already secured one new contract in Bridlington some years ago and we thought our client was in a strong position for this application too. Unfortunately another company applied to open within the hospital grounds and alth ...