The Croft circuit has lost its appeal against having to pay damages to three people who claim their lives have been affected by 'noise nuisance'.

The following is an official statement from the Croft circuit:

"Croft Promosport Ltd is extremely disappointed with the Court of Appeal's decision today in relation to the recent High Court Judgment, which has serious implications for the circuit and the motor racing industry generally.

"We are reviewing the position carefully and would not wish to make any further comment at this stage."