Verge v Somerville

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Judgment Date1924
Date1924
Year1924
CourtPrivy Council
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  • Baddeley and Others (Trustees of the Newtown Trust) v Commissioners of Inland Revenue
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 17 February 1955
    ...public, that is to say, it must benefit the community or a class of the community. This is, perhaps, best stated inVerge v. Somerville, [1924] A.C. 496, at page 499. Applying the opinion there expressed to the present facts, this trust is confined to the inhabitants of two boroughs-so far s......
  • National Tourism Development Authority v Coughlan
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 17 February 2009
    ...CMRS FOR SPECIAL PURPOSES OF INCOME TAX v PEMSEL 1891 AC 531 TOURIST TRAFFIC ACT 1939 S14 TOURIST TRAFFIC ACT 1952 S5 VERGE v SOMERVILLE 1924 AC 496 NOTTAGE, IN RE (NO 1) 1895 2 CH 649 TRAVEL JUST v CANADA (CANADA REVENUE AGENCY) 2006 FCA 343 CRYSTAL PALACE TRUSTEES v MINISTER OF TOWN & COU......
  • Finch v Poplar Borough Council
    • United Kingdom
    • Chancery Division
    • Invalid date
  • Oppenheim v Tobacco Securities Trust Company Ltd
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 13 December 1950
    ...trust is for the advancement of education. The question is whether it is of a public nature, whether, in the words of Lord Wrenbury in Verge v. Somerville [1924] A.C. 496 at 499, "it is for the benefit of the community or of an appreciably important class of the community". The relevant cl......
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