Jump to content

Don't want to see ads? Become a subscribed member.

Anyone One Jury Service ?

All Round Cleaning

Recommended Posts

I got jury service next week was only initially for 2 weeks got a letter today from the courts

Saying ive been pottentialy chosen to do a 7 week trial !!!

Wtf how on earth am i supossed to do 7 weeks ????

Link to comment

I used to work in the Crown Court. You should write to them immediately explaining that 7 weeks away from your business will cause serious consequences which may even result in your business folding due to losing customers. Put plenty of detail in your letter. I would phone them as well. Also have a word with the jury manager when you first arrive at court. Hopefully the court will be sympathetic to your position.

Link to comment


think this is the only good part of having a criminal record...........NO JURY SERVICE lol


only if you`ve done more than a 5 year jail sentence will you be disqualified for life.


less than 5 years in prision or from offence date 10 years disqualified.


If your crackers this will also disqualify you so most window cleaners should be fine!! haha

Link to comment

I just got called up, but have sent thd forms back to try and defer it till winter. Told them just started new business etc fingers crossed.


But 7 weeks would be a killer, good luck!

Link to comment

Thankfully for me I got mine out of the way last year. Can refuse to do it again if they ask, which is only fair I guess. It's quite interesting if you get a decent case, but the hanging around gets very tedious!

Link to comment

im gonna have a word with them when i go monday and tell em straight i cant do 7 weeks .

it ay saying that i would get chosen to do the 7 week trial as i think they have double what they need anyway but we will see .

Link to comment

Don't want to see ads? Become a subscribed member.

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.

Ad Blocker Detected

Please disable your ad blocker

Our forum relies on ads to pay for the servers and our time maintaining and running the forum.

Sadly running a forum like this is not free, and due to our popularity, we need servers that can handle the amount of traffic and resources our forum uses.


If you do not wish to see ads on our site, please consider supporting the forum with a membership subscription.