Lobby group launches legal action against Sheffield Council

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CAMPAIGNERS fighting to save Stocksbridge Leisure Centre have launched legal action against Sheffield Council.

4SLC, the trust set up after the council announced it intended to withdraw subsidies from the facility due to budget cuts, has today announced it has instructed lawyers to start Judicial Review proceedings.

The group - made up of business minds, community activists and leisure centre users - argues that the council’s decision was taken without proper public consultation.

-Read tomorrow’s Star for the full report.