Society welcomes expansion of Family Courts pilot
Crime / Fri 19th Jan 2024 at 08:05am
THE Society of Editors has welcomed the planned expansion of a Family Courts pilot which will allow wider media reporting of the work of the Family Courts reports Clare Meadows.
On Monday 29 January 2024, the Transparency Implementation Group Reporting Pilot (TIG), which for the first time made it the default position that the media could report on family cases, will be extended to 16 courts across the country. The pilot started at the family courts in Leeds, Cardiff and Carlisle at the end of January 2023 and will now expand to courts in Liverpool, Manchester, West Yorkshire, Kingston-upon-Hull, Nottingham, Stoke, Derby, Birmingham, the Central Family Court, East London, West London, Dorset, Truro, Luton, Guildford and Milton Keynes.
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