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Family law session: Transparency in the family courts and what the delegates said (2016)
Journal Article
Whewell, E., Heenan, S., & Thompson, I. (2016). Family law session: Transparency in the family courts and what the delegates said. Family Law -Bristol-, 46(2),

This article was published as part of the "Update Extra" in Jordans' Family Law Journal in February 2016 and discusses the first public Family Law Session of its kind in England & Wales which took place at the Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre... Read More about Family law session: Transparency in the family courts and what the delegates said.

Children's social care: An evaluation of two pre-proceedings protocols (2015)
Journal Article
Whewell, E., Heenan, S., Chudry, F., Owen, R., & Percy-Smith, B. (2015). Children's social care: An evaluation of two pre-proceedings protocols. Family Law -Bristol-, 45(7), 751-760

In April 2013, a team of researchers at the University of the West of England, Bristol was asked to monitor a pre-proceedings protocol that was about to be introduced in the field of Children’s Social Care by the Designated Family Judge for Bristol.... Read More about Children's social care: An evaluation of two pre-proceedings protocols.

Children's social care: Interim briefing report (2014)
Report
Whewell, E., Chudry, F., Heenan, S., Owen, R., & Percy-Smith, B. (2014). Children's social care: Interim briefing report

This confidential report was submitted to the President of the Family Division, HHJ De Haas QC and HHJ Wildblood QC on 14th March 2014. It contained an analysis of the data that had been collected in the first three months of a UWE funded research pr... Read More about Children's social care: Interim briefing report.

Pre-proceedings protocols (Bristol and Chester) interim report December 2016. 'Why pre-proceedings work is important and needs to involve children'
Report
Whewell, E. Pre-proceedings protocols (Bristol and Chester) interim report December 2016. 'Why pre-proceedings work is important and needs to involve children'

The issue of delay in public law children cases is a concern because of the uncertainty it creates for children and families and the burden it places on the public purse. An aim of the Public Law Outline (‘PLO’) was to introduce a ‘pre-proceedings p... Read More about Pre-proceedings protocols (Bristol and Chester) interim report December 2016. 'Why pre-proceedings work is important and needs to involve children'.