5 March 2014
Meet at Manchester Crown Court (Crown Square) at 9.45 am for a demo then at 10.15 am march to the Magistrates’ court. Then on to the Friends Meeting House (6 Mount Street, M2 5NS) until 1 pm to debate the reforms, further action and have training (2 CPD points available!) Speakers on criminal law and civil law including immigration and public law barrister John Nicholson and criminal barrister Barry Grennan of Kenworthy’s Chambers. There will be a lunch break at 12.15 then at 1pm a live link from the Friends Meeting House to the London event.
Please see the poster below.
*NB there are two crown courts in Manchester – the demo is outside the Crown Square court not Minshull Street.
Registration will take place outside Liverpool Crown Court at 9.30am to which everyone is very welcome to show public support against the cuts. Then a joint training session will take place from 10am at the Vaults (John Macs) for solicitors and counsel.
Training in the Quaker Meeting House (10 St James’ St, S1 2EW) – details and times of demo and training TBC.
Demonstration outside Leicester Crown Court at 9.30 am.
Join the demo outside Parliament (Old Palace Yard, SW1) at 10 am and hear speakers including Shami Chakrabarti (Liberty), Paddy Hill (Birmingham 6) and Ian Lawrence (NAPO). Then join the march to the Ministry of Justice. Download the poster and flyer about this event at the bottom of this page. Training from 1-4 pm at Methodist central hall.