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Ian Waine

Lockdown – Reflections at the end of week 56

Ian Waine | 16th April 2021
Shortly after I finished last week’s ramblings came the news of the death of the Duke of Edinburgh. Commentary on him, his life, his significance in the development of our constitutional monarchy and the impact and implications of his no longer…
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Ian Waine

Lockdown - Reflections at the end of week 55

Ian Waine | 9th April 2021
On the 9th April last year, Boris Johnson was moved out of the intensive care unit at St Thomas’s Hospital having turned the corner in his personal battle with Covid. With the benefit of hindsight and our subsequent experience of how dangerous the…
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Georgina Rayment

Re H-N and Others (Children) (domestic abuse: finding of fact hearings) [2021] EWCA Civ 448

Georgina Rayment | 31st March 2021
Family practitioners, particularly those working in cases concerning children and domestic abuse, have awaited with interest the outcome of four conjoined appeals before the Supreme Court. Broadly, the four appeals (albeit one was later dismissed)…
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Ian Waine

Lockdown – Reflections at the end of week 53

Ian Waine | 26th March 2021
Before this week, few of us would ever have heard of the Ever Given. My grandfather, who was born in 1890, left home for the life of a merchant seaman when he was 14 and sailed around Cape Horn on a commercial sailing ship. He would barely recognize…
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