Our work in the news

During Jury Duty Appreciation Week, Dr Fawcett and Dr Brooks undertook several interviews with the media, or were featured in media coverage. You can find links to the articles below.

Articles

Ministry of Justice – “Pioneering free therapy pilot to support jurors” – 8 May 2024

The Telegraph – “Jurors in traumatic trials such as Lucy Letby case to get free counselling” – 8 May 2024

The Times – “Pilot scheme to provide counselling for jurors in traumatic trials” – 8 May 2024

BBC – “Trauma counselling for jurors in distressing cases” – 8 May 2024

The Standard – “Free therapy offered to jurors after traumatic trials like Lucy Letby’s” – 8 May 2024

Yahoo! News Free therapy offered to jurors after traumatic trials like Lucy Letby’s” – 8 May 2024

The Telegraph – “I still have nightmares from my jury service on a rape trial” – 14 May 2024

Blogs

One Pump Court – “Pilot programme to provide additional support to juries in Crown Courts welcome and should be extended to Coroner’s Courts” – 20 May 2024

Television

ITV Regional News – ITV Anglia, ITV Central, and ITV Westcountry – 10 May 2024

Radio

Global News – broadcast on Heart Northwest FM, Capital FM, Smooth FM, and XS Manchester – 7 May 2024

Podcasts

The Trial Constance Marten and Mark Gordon: Jury Service – 17 May 2024