Boyce and others v British Airways plc 31 July 1997 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Scots are racial group

    Date:
    1 September 1997

    In Northern Joint Police Board v Power and Boyce and others v British Airways plc the EAT has held that the Scots (and the English) are "racial groups", for the purposes of the Race Relations Act 1976, defined by reference to "national origins", but not by reference to "ethnic origins".