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Talk – Women in the Law and Life of an Old Bailey Judge

November 2, 2023 @ 7:30 PM 9:00 PM

Old Bailey
Low angle view of the grand, imposing bronze statue of Lady Justice, sitting atop a dome on London’s Central Criminal Court, which is more popularly known as the Old Bailey. Bathed in Springtime sunshine, she grasps in her right hand a sword, whilst in her left she holds the scales of Justice.

Her Honour Judge Sarah Munro KC.

In 2016, Judge Sarah Munro became a Senior Circuit Judge at the Central Criminal Court (the Old Bailey) trying serious cases frequently involving murder trials.   Judge Munro will talk about her career as a lawyer for the last forty years and her work at the Old Bailey.

HHJ Sarah Munro KC.

HHJ Sarah Munro KC practised as a barrister in the southwest and became a QC in 2002 and a Judge in 2011. In 2016 she became one of only 30 Senior Circuit Judges and one of 15 at the Old Bailey. On Thursday 28 July 2022, Judge Sarah Munro QCs made UK legal history in delivering the first televised, broadcast life sentence at the Old Bailey.

Tickets: You must book a ticket in advance to be sure of entry. Tickets are available for £5 each only from Bookends, 7 High Street, Emsworth, PO10 7AQ. Seats are unreserved.


Nigel Gossop

Emsworth Community Centre

North Street
Emsworth, Hampshire PO10 7DD United Kingdom
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