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Mind that child

Two days ago the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in O'Connor v. Stuttard [2011] EWCA Civ 829.  A group of young children was playing in a quiet street in Oldham, which was in essence a short cul de sac.  D drove into the street, which he knew well, at about 10 mph in a low gear, saw the children on the right hand side of the road and so moved "abnormally close" t... [More]