Graham and Joanna Barker attended the Magistrates Court Mock Trial Competition, Regional Finals, at Reading Crown Court on Saturday 12th May 2018.
Ten schools took part in the day’s competition and the winner was the Holt School from Wokingham. Over 30 state schools from Berkshire entered the competition this year. Graham Barker, as patron of the competition, congratulated all the competitors on their fine achievement. He also thanked the sponsors and the sixty magistrates in Berkshire, led by Julia Hardy and Sarah Mitchell, who organise the annual event on a voluntary basis. Those attending the morning included the Chief Constable of the Thames Valley, Francis Habgood, HHJ Morris and the High Sheriff of Oxford, Richard Venables.
Richard Venables, Julia Hardy JP, HHJ Morris, Graham Barker