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Walton v Calderdale Healthcare NHS Trust




LTL 25/5/2005; [2006] PIQR Q3; [2005] Lloyd’s Rep Med; [2005] EWHC 1053 2005-05-25

Where a claimant had established that his reasonable care needs required annual periodic payments at a set rate, an onus was placed on the defendant to show that local authorities could wholly or partially satisfy the claimant’s reasonable needs before there could be any reduction to the set rate.