Amendments to Act of 1841

16.  The provisions of the Act of 1841 specified in the Schedule to this Order shall have effect subject to the amendments set out in that Schedule.

Annual General Meeting

17.  The next Annual General Meeting of the Trustees shall take place on or before 30th November 2000.

Crown rights

18.—(1) Nothing in this Order shall affect prejudicially any estate, right, power, privilege, authority or exemption of the Crown, and in particular and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing nothing herein contained shall authorise the Trust or any licensee of the Trust to take, use, enter upon or in any manner interfere with any land or interest in land (including any portion of the shore or bed of the sea or of any river, channel, creek, bay or estuary) or any rights of whatsoever description–

(a)belonging to Her Majesty in right of Her Crown and under the management of the Crown Estate Commissioners without the consent in writing of those Commissioners; or

(b)belonging to a government department or held in trust for Her Majesty for the purposes of a government department without the consent in writing of that government department.

(2) A consent under paragraph (1) above may be given unconditionally or subject to terms and conditions.