Committee changes

We are pleased to announce that Sarah Smith, our membership secretary, has been appointed as a salaried District Judge. Accordingly, she leaves both the Committee and the Association itself. She has long been involved in the Association, is a former Chair of it, and...

Court closures

The guardian reports- Nearly 80 more courts in England and Wales are due to close under a justice transformation schemethat is falling behind schedule, a watchdog’s report has revealed. HM Courts and Tribunal Service (HMCTS) is three years into a £1bn programme of...