exercised discretion it was given under statute in deciding not to give grants
towards expenditure of less than £25.
had just spent large sum on gas cylinders at unit cost of £20.
declaration that BOT’s practice unlawful.
of Lords disagreed.
anyone possessing discretion could not shut his ears to an application, and
while there might be cases where it should listen to arguments that its rules
should be changed, an authority was entitled to have a policy.