Leader's Messages

Throughout the period of the pandemic, the Leader of the Northern Circuit, Lisa Roberts QC, has provided the Circuit with regular messages.

August 2020

07.08.20    John Broadley - a request

05.08.20    John Broadley - words from HHJ Peter Davies

05.08.20.   The funeral of John Broadley

03.08.20    John Broadley - words from HH David Stockdale QC

03.08.20    Flexible/extended/Covid/shift/am-pm hours

02.08.20    John Broadley

July 2020

24.07.20    And here are the headlines

17.07.20    A little less conversation, a little more action

10.07.20    Northwest Tonight

03.07.20    Same as before, only different

03.07.20    HHJ Mark Brown

June 2020

26.06.20     At the end of a storm is a golden sky

19.06.20    Keep smiling through, just like you always do

18.06.20    Carlisle Crown Court

15.06.20    CPS Fees: S28 Hearings & Cracked Trials

12.06.20    Actions speak louder than words

10.06.20    Message to all Circuiteers

05.06.20    My heart aches

01.06.20   The (other) Monday Message

01.06.20    Manchester CJC Visit (29.05.20)

May 2020

29.05.20    Short but sweet

22.05.20    Thinking of you

20.05.20    Managing Covid 19 risks in open courts on Circuit

20.05.20    HMCTS and PJ Note of meeting 19.05.20

20.05.20    HMCTS Site and Contact details

15.05.20    I get by with a little help from my friends

13.05.20    Return to work?

12.05.20    Message from all the Circuit Leaders

12.05.20    Manchester Minshull Street trials 

07.05.20    Back to life, back to reality

07.05.20    Manchester Minshull Street Update

07.05.20    Manchester Crown Square Update

07.05.20    Re Guidance from the Recorder of Leeds

05.05.20    QEII Update 

01.05.20    Somewhere over the rainbow

April 2020

24.04.20     Mixed Messages

17.04.20     Bring me sunshine, in your smile...

09.04.20     Feel the love

07.04.20     Birdsong

06.04.20     We will meet again

03.04.20     Lisa Roberts and the Order of the CTF

02.04.20     Things can't change and stay the same

01.04.20     One Small Step

March 2020

31.03.20     We are Family

30.03.20     Scientia Potentia est...as we say in the North

27.03.20     That Friday Feeling

27.03.20     Leader's Message re Temporary Court Closures

26.03.20     Just when you thought it was safe....

25.03.20     Keep on Keeping on

24.03.20     Day One in the Lockdown House

23.03.20     Latest Information at 23:30 re Court tomorrow

23.03.20     Advice Following the Prime Minister's Advice (Lockdown)

23.03.20     Circuit Task Force

20.03.20     COVID Free Zone

19.03.20     Circuit Leaders' Message (from Leaders of all Circuits)

18.03.20     Coronavirus Update

17.03.20     Coronavirus Update

16.03.20     Coronavirus

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"We will get through this. I promise. Be sensible, be patient, be resourceful. And above all, be kind to one and other."

Lisa Roberts QC

Leader of the Northern Circuit