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3 December 2023 — Blog post
Changes to the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Act now allow British Sign Language (BSL) interpreters to enter the deliberation room. We caught up with Karen, who became the first deaf person to complete jury service.
28 November 2023 — Blog post
Mike Williams, Deputy Director of Service Excellence at HMCTS, writes about how we are improving court accessibility and supporting people who have disabilities or require reasonable adjustments.
17 November 2023 — Blog post
In the first episode of our brand new podcast Inside HMCTS, we discuss the benefits of a modernised divorce process.
6 November 2023 — News story
Details of courts and tribunals opening times over the Christmas and New Year bank holidays.
24 March 2023 — Guidance
Find out more about our reform programme, including how to stay updated on progress.
1 December 2023 — Guidance
A weekly summary of the latest HM Courts and Tribunals Service operational position for users. We aim to update this every Friday at 4pm.
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