Proceeding in the absence of the appellant – 5 appellant providing medical
certificate not complying with tribunal’s directions – appellant wishing to
delay hearing pending complaints procedure –whether decision of tribunal
to go ahead perverse – whether account taken of irrelevant matters.
Bias – Porter v MacGill - whether decision of tribunal was such as to give
10 rise to a real possibility of bias by reason of extensive reference to a decision
which had been set aside.
Decision of FTT set side.