His Honour Judge John Tillman Milford QC retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 1 February 2016.
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His Honour Judge Milford QC (69) was called to the Bar (I) in 1969, took Silk in 1989 and elected a Bencher in 1998. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1982, a Recorder in 1985, a Deputy High Court Judge in 1994 and a Circuit Judge in 2002. He was appointed a Liaison Judge to Northumberland and North Tyneside Justices from 2003 to 2011 and Chairman of the Northumbria Area Judicial Forum from 2005 to 2011.