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Christmas and New Year Closure

Parole Board's business timetable for the 2014 to 2015 Christmas and New Year holiday period.

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Christmas closure message for 2014.


The Parole Board will be closed for business from 3pm on Wednesday 24 December until 9am on Monday 29 December 2014.

From Wednesday 24 December 2014 until Thursday 1 January 2015 inclusive there are no oral hearings scheduled and only limited paper panels. The Board will be operating with a skeleton staff.

The out-of-office media line (07725 927954) will be manned throughout this period but will be unable to respond to specific case enquiries.

Normal business will be resumed on Monday 5 January 2015.

With very best wishes for the season.

Parole Board - December 2014

Published 17 December 2014