NORTHERN IRELAND

COURT BUSINESS

 

 

 

 

 

         

In this issue 17 September 2009                                                No. 23/09

           

 

 

 

LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS

 

 

                                    Magistrates’ Courts

 

Petty Sessions District of Craigavon

 

Petty Sessions District of North Antrim

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Issued by the Lord Chief Justice’s Office


LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS UNDER ARTICLE 11(3)

OF THE MAGISTRATES’ COURTS (NORTHERN IRELAND) ORDER 1981

 

MAGISTRATES’ COURTS

 

 

Amendment

 

Schedule 2 to the Lord Chancellor’s Directions dated 24 May 1990 and published in the issue of “Northern Ireland Court Business” No.4/90 shall be amended

 

with effect from 1 October 2009 as follows :

 

Page 3                    :        Petty Sessions District of Craigavon

 

Column 5               :        Other Business

 

Delete                     :        4th & 5th where it appears opposite Wednesday

 

Insert                      :        5th where it appears opposite Wednesday     

 

Delete Footnote      :        *Craigavon Family Proceedings Courts sit at Lisburn on 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesdays.  Additionally, Craigavon Family Proceedings Court will also sit at Craigavon on 3rd Wednesday.

 

Insert Footnote       :        *Craigavon Family Proceedings Courts sit at Lisburn on 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesdays.  Additionally, Craigavon Family Proceedings Court will also sit at Craigavon on 3rd and 4th Wednesdays.

 

 

Page 6                    :        Petty Sessions District of North Antrim

 

Column 2              :        Place and Time

 

Delete                     :        All sittings commence at 10.00am.

 

Insert                      :        All sittings commence at 10.00am.  Video Link Remand Courts sit at 9.45am every Monday.


SCHEDULE 2 (continued)

 

 

PETTY SESSIONS DISTRICT

 

PLACE AND TIME

 

WARDS

 

NATURE OF BUSINESS/DAY OF MONTH

 

PLACE OF HEARING OF APPEALS

 

 

(1)

 

 

(2)

 

 

(3)

DAY

 

(4)

OTHER BUSINESS

(5)

YOUTH

 

(6)

FAMILY

 

(7)

DOMESTIC

 

(8)

YOUTH AND DOMESTIC

(9)

 

 

(10)

CASTLEREAGH    

Newtownards

All wards

Monday

 

 

 

 

 

Newtownards

 

 

 

Tuesday

 

 

 

 

 

 

All business

 

 

Wednesday

 

 

 

 

 

 

within this PS

 

 

Thursday

 

 

 

 

 

 

District has been incorporated into Ards PS District sittings

 

 

Friday

 

 

 

 

 

 

CRAIGAVON

Craigavon

All wards

Monday

2nd & 5th

4th

1st & 3rd

            

 

Craigavon

 

 

 

Tuesday

 

2nd

 

 

 

 

 

All sittings

 

Wednesday

5th

 

2nd, 3rd & 4th*

     1st & 3rd

 

 

 

commence at

 

Thursday

Every

 

 

 

 

 

 

10.30am. Video Link Remand Courts sit at 10.00am every Friday

 

Friday

Every

 

 

 

 

 

DOWN

Downpatrick

All wards with

Monday

1st

 

 

3rd

 

Downpatrick

 

All sittings

commence at 10.30am

Video Link Remand Courts sit at 9.30am every Thursday

the exception

Tuesday

 

1st & 3rd

 

 

 

 

 

of those shown

Wednesday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

for Kilkeel

Thursday

Every

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday

 

 

 

 

 

 

      

Downpatrick

Castlewellan,

Monday

2nd & 4th

 

 

 

             

Downpatrick

 

All sittings

Dundrum,

Tuesday

 

1st & 3rd

 

 

 

 

 

commence at

Murlough,

Wednesday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10.30am

Shimna,

Thursday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donard, Tullymore

Friday

   

 

 

 

 

 

*Craigavon Family Proceedings Courts sit at Lisburn on 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesdays.  Additionally, Craigavon Family Proceedings Court will also sit at Craigavon on 3rd and 4th Wednesdays.

October 2009

 

3.

SCHEDULE 2 (continued)

 

 

PETTY SESSIONS DISTRICT

 

PLACE AND TIME

 

WARDS

 

NATURE OF BUSINESS/DAY OF MONTH

 

PLACE OF HEARING OF APPEALS

 

(1)

 

(2)

 

(3)

DAY

 

(4)

OTHER BUSINESS

(5)

YOUTH

 

(6)

FAMILY

 

(7)

DOMESTIC

 

(8)

YOUTH AND DOMESTIC

(9)

 

 

(10)

LONDONDERRY

Londonderry

All wards

Monday

1st, 2nd, 3rd & 5th

 

 

4th

 

Londonderry

 

All sittings

commence at

 

Tuesday

1st, 3rd, 4th & 5th

 

2nd

 

 

 

 

10.00am

 

Wednesday

5th

1st, 2nd & 4th

3rd

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday

Every

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday

Every

 

Every

 

 

 

MAGHERAFELT

Magherafelt

All wards

Monday

1st

 

 

 

3rd

Magherafelt

 

Other business

 

Tuesday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

and Youth sittings

 

Wednesday

1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th

 

 

 

 

 

 

commence at

 

Thursday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10.00am

Domestic Court sits at 11.00am

 

Friday

4th

 

 

 

 

 

NEWRY AND

MOURNE

Newry

All wards

Monday

2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th

 

2nd

 

 

Newry

 

All sittings

 

Tuesday

 

 

Every

 

 

 

 

commence at

 

Wednesday

Every

 

 

 

 

 

 

10.30am.

 

Thursday

5th

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Link Remand Courts sit at 10.00am every Wednesday

 

Friday

2nd, 4th & 5th

1st & 3rd

 

1st & 3rd

 

 

NORTH ANTRIM

Coleraine  

    All wards

Monday

Every

              

 

 

 

Coleraine

 

All sittings

 

Tuesday

5th

2nd & 4th

 

 

 

 

 

commence at

 

Wednesday

Every

 

 

 

 

 

 

10.00am

 

Thursday

 

 

 

1st & 3rd

 

 

 

Video Link Remand Courts sit at 9.45am every Monday

 

Friday

Every

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                October 2009

 

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