UPDATED: Top Aylesbury judge hits out after having to work through lunch break

Judge Francis Sheridan launched the attack at Aylesbury Crown Court

Judge Francis Sheridan launched the attack at Aylesbury Crown Court

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An angry judge at Aylesbury Crown Court has described the Crown Prosecution Service as a ‘shambles’ after being regularly denied a lunch break.

Furious Judge Francis Sheridan launched the scathing attack on the service during a plea hearing this morning because delays are costing him the meal break he is entitled to.

He expressed his ‘utter frustration’ at having to work through lunch because cases were often delayed by unprepared prosecutors.

 

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