His Honour Judge Roger Graham Chapple retires as a Senior Circuit Judge with effect from 22 October 2016.
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His Honour Judge Chapple (65) was called to the Bar (G) in 1974. He was appointed a Deputy Judge Advocate in 1994, an Assistant Judge Advocate General in 1995, an Assistant Recorder in 1999, a Recorder in 2000, a Circuit Judge in 2004 and the Resident Judge at Middlesex Guildhall Crown Court from 2005 to 2007. He was appointed a Senior Circuit Judge, Resident Judge, Inner London Crown Court and Senior Judge, Sovereign Base Areas, Cyprus in 2007. He was appointed the Recorder of Southwark in 2012.