2 December 2021
Hundreds of HMCTS members have said in a consultative ballot that they would support strike action over the continued use of the fundamentally flawed Common Platform digital case management system.
25 November 2021
As PCS ballots court staff over the deeply flawed and failing Common Platform system many have shared with us myriad concerns including feeling at risk, incredibly stressed, overwhelmed, and ill.
20 October 2021
Justice Secretary Dominic Raab made the announcement, saying: "Prison staff make an essential contribution to public service and their ongoing efforts, particularly in the challenging context of the Covid-19 pandemic, have been greatly appreciated."
13 July 2021
The latest government announcement confirmed that the plans to ease lockdown restrictions will go ahead as planned on 19 July 2021.