The Ministry of Justice has unveiled the full list of 10 so-called ‘Nightingale Courts’ which will be opened to ease the pressure on the justice system.
The temporary courts will begin hearing cases from next week and cover most areas of England and Wales. Middlesbrough Town Hall, the Knights’ Chamber in the grounds of Peterborough Cathedral, and the Ministry of Justice’s own headquarters in London are among the venues that will soon be in use.
They will hear civil, family and tribunals work as well as non-custodial crime cases.
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