City councillor Armorel Carlyon and the Christian Institute launched action in the High Court, claiming procedures were not followed correctly at the original hearing when the licence was granted in August.
The issue is believed to centre on two key elements of the hearing.
No doubt the 1000 locals who signed a petition against the sex shop will be miffed, but no doubt Pulse & Cocktails will follow in the steps of hundreds of other shops that cause nobody any problems whatsoever.
Owner Patrick Wight said, It's great news for the north east, now there's more choice for people of all genders to explore their sexuality.
All credit must go to the council, they have had their critics of late but they are a modern thinking local authority and this decision proves it.' The Adult Gift Shop is a fully licenced sex shop that used to be based in the Hockley area of Nottingham, UK, but we've just moved closer into the city center at 14A Long Row.
Birmingham's only adult cinema has been granted its yearly license renewal.
Adult World has been showing adult films for 30 years from its rather out of the way city centre location.
Owner Braxton Reynolds said: As a licensee I would have expected Cornwall Council to have defended the position of their licensee.
The case will now go before a judge who will decide if there are enough grounds to grant the review.A council spokesman said: The council, having considered the matter carefully, has decided not to contest the judicial review.How the interested party, Mrs Palm Limited, decides to proceed in these circumstances is a matter for them.The licence for Adult World sex shop on Coventry Road, Hay Mills was also approved.An Adultworld spokesman said the company floundered last year as a result of the recession and had gone into voluntary administration but had been rescued and is a going concern.We sell a wide selection of adult gifts, including sex toys, fun adult games, lingerie, boys toys, stag and hen night party gear, unusual fetish & bondage items and all sorts of fabulous adult goodies for pure indulgence.