Graham Barker visited Bullingdon prison on 27th July together with the High Sheriff of Oxfordshire, Richard Venables and the High Sheriff of Oxfordshire, Prof. Ruth Farwell. They were given a full tour of the prison by the Governor, Ian Blakeman. They met staff and prisoners who talked openly about their experiences.
Monthly Archives: July 2018
Graham Barker visited the Youth Offending Service in Reading and met Giles Allchurch, the operational manager, together with representatives from the multi-agency group which assists with young people who are excluded or who get into trouble.
Graham and Joanna Barker hosted a reception at Queen’s Eyot for fifty of the magistrates who volunteer each year to organise the Mock Trial Competition for Schools in Berkshire.
Graham Barker attended the AGM of the Maidenhead Child Contact Centre on 19th July 2018 on the occasion of their 25th anniversary. He presented long service awards to Phyllis Sigsworth ( 25 years) Katherine England (25 years ) and Charles Elly (5 years). Graham expressed his admiration for the remarkable work that the volunteers do… Read more »
Graham and Joanna attended a citizenship ceremony at Wokingham Town Hall on 18th July 2018.
Graham and Joanna Barker attended the Matins for Her Majesty’s Courts of Justice in Durham Cathedral on 15th July 2018.
Graham Barker attended a presentation by the Crown Court Judges in Reading to the school teams from Berkshire who won top places in the National Finals for the Mock Trial Competition for Schools. The winning schools were Ranelagh, Charters and the Holt.
Graham Barker attended a presentation at Charters School in Ascot on 11th July to recognise their achievement in the National Finals of the Mock Trial Competition for Schools.
Graham Barker attended the launch of a community project for Browns Community Services in Slough on 10th July. Browns have been commissioned to provide a 6 month pilot of high intensive support for a small cohort of people who have multiple and complex needs, who have not engaged well with statutory services within Slough and… Read more »
Graham and Joanna Barker attended the Open Day of the Elizabeth Fry organisation in Reading on 6th July 2018.