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23 November 2023 — News story
The Youth Justice Board (YJB) has appointed Steph Roberts-Bibby as the permanent Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
11 August 2023 — News story
Keith Fraser, Chair of the Youth Justice Board, reflects on what young leaders have taught him.
28 June 2023 — Speech
Keith Fraser describes the achievements of youth justice and his thoughts on what the future may hold for the system after 25 years.
2 June 2023 — News story
Alison Sabaroche, the Head of Service at Hammersmith and Fulham Youth Justice Service, discusses her area’s successful approach to youth justice.
16 March 2023 — News story
By Sharon Gray, YJB Board Member, Education Consultant at Wholehearted Learning and former Head Teacher of special and mainstream schools.
9 February 2023 — News story
Susannah Hancock, Youth Justice Board Member, sets out the case for prevention and diversion in youth justice.
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