Boleyns claims club complaint was ‘hoax’

Legal representatives for Boleyns say the council's reasons for stripping it of its license were based on a

Legal representatives for Boleyns say the council's reasons for stripping it of its license were based on a "hoax" and a "fraud"

Scarborough Council’s decision to strip nightclub Boleyns of its license was built on a “hoax” and a “fraud”, a court heard.

Lawyers representing the trouble-hit nightspot doubt the person who brought the initial action against the St Thomas Street venue even exists.

Scarborough Justice Centre. Picture Richard Ponter 141126b

Scarborough Justice Centre. Picture Richard Ponter 141126b

The explosive revelations came at the first public hearing held over the future of the Scarborough town centre nightclub, which has been thrown into jeopardy after a council committee revoked its licence just days before Christmas.

 

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