The civil court which has sat for the longest will sit some more.
After demanding on this blog that Sir John Dyson be made a Lord and that happening yesterday, I am feeling chuffed that I made a plea to save M and CC and it has been saved today.
Previous blog entry here.
Press statement here.
See here for M and CC's history taken from Hansard in 1920 when the Bill which formed the modern Court was being debated:
Note that FE Smith (as Lord Birkenhead LC) said this:
I trust also, in the revival of the ancient glories of the old and famous Courts of the City of London