York Legal Service & Luncheon - Sunday 13th October 2019


 York Legal Service & Luncheon - Sunday 13th October 2019

NORTH-EASTERN CIRCUIT - MICHAELMAS 2019 Annual Service in York Minster to mark the beginning of the Legal Year

Sunday, 13th October 2019 at 11.30 a.m.

The Dean and Chapter of York Minster have arranged with the High Sheriffs of the North Eastern Circuit that the Annual Legal Service at the Minster will take place at 11.30 a.m. on Sunday 13th October 2019.

The Preacher this year will be the Right Reverend Dr Jonathan Frost, Dean of York and the collection will be donated equally to York Minster and the Police Treatment Centre, Harrogate.

High Court Judges and above, Circuit Judges, Tribunal Judges, District Judges, Queen’s Counsel, and other members of the Bar who wish to take part in the Procession should advise me of this. Seats will also be reserved in the congregation for spouses, families and guests of those attending in robes and for all others who apply for tickets.

Applications for the Procession and other tickets should be sent by email to usnyorks@outlook.com by 1st September 2019 immediately after which date places in the procession and seats will be allocated. Admission tickets will be sent in the second half of September.

Applications should state:
1. The applicant’s name and the address to which the tickets should be sent;
2. The total number of seats required;
3. If the applicant is concerned with the administration of the law, the position which he or she holds (e.g. Circuit Judge, Tribunal Judge, District Judge (Civil), District Judge (Magistrates Courts), Queen’s Counsel, Junior Counsel, Coroner, Justice of the Peace, President or Secretary of a Local Law Society, Solicitor, Probation Service, Governor of H M Prison, etc)

Please note that the Procession will start and finish at the Assembly Rooms Blake Street York


Please contact the Circuit office at admin@northeasterncircuit.co.uk if you wish to attend.