Landlord and Tenant (Amendment) Act 1980
Termination of tenancy after order for new tenancy.
26.— Where, following the making of an order under this Part or the Act of 1931 for a new tenancy, the existing tenancy is terminated in such manner that the tenant would under section 17 (1) not be entitled to a new tenancy, then—
( a) if the new tenancy has not been granted, the obligation to grant it shall cease, and
( b) if it has been granted, it shall be void.