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29 Mar 2018 - Prison Advice and Care Trust

Prison Advice and Care Trust

The Master attended a reception at the Old Bailey celebrating the work of volunteers who support defendants' families in Court. with the charity  Prison Advice and Care Trust.  More on the charity can be found at  https://www.prisonadvice.org.uk/

His Hon Nicholas Hilliard QC, the Recorder of London presided.

After the presentation there was an opportunity for a tour of the Old Bailey with a judge, in the Master's case Her Honour Wendy Joseph.  We visited the cells and a Court room as well as hearing some of the fascinating history of the site, which is built over the notorious Newgate prison.

Image: Great Hall at the Old Bailey