Yearly Archives: 2015

13 08, 2015

LAPG Annual Dinner

2015-08-13T08:57:45+01:00August 13th, 2015|

Birmingham on Thursday 8th October 2015 - 19:00 to 23:00 LAPG’s annual dinner is once again sponsored by Accesspoint and will be held at Le Truc in Birmingham. The meal is open to everyone – whether a speaker, delegate or a legal aid practitioner too busy to come to the conference the next day. Booking [...]

13 08, 2015

LAPG Annual Conference

2015-08-13T08:50:37+01:00August 13th, 2015|

Birmingham on Friday 9th October 2015 - 09:00 - 18:00 Legal Aid: The Future These are worrying times for everyone carrying out legal aid work. That sentence could have been used for any conference in the last twenty years. And may well have been. To carry out legal aid work now you have to absolutely [...]

18 03, 2015

New Legal Aid Manifesto prioritises vulnerable groups in society – children, disabled people and victims of domestic violence

2015-03-18T19:16:43+00:00March 18th, 2015|

The Legal Aid Practitioners Group (LAPG) has today launched the Manifesto for Legal Aid, which calls for immediate changes to be made to the legal aid system to improve access to justice for vulnerable groups. The Manifesto highlights those areas where changes to legal aid – particularly those brought in under the Legal Aid, Sentencing [...]