His Honour Judge Michael King Mettyear resigns as a Circuit Judge with effect from 1 April 2015.
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His Honour Judge Mettyear (68) was called to the Bar (M) in 1973. He was appointed a Recorder in 1990, a Circuit Judge in 1992 and the Resident Judge for Hull in 1994. He was appointed the Honorary Recorder for Kingston upon Hull and ER of Yorkshire from 2003, a Member of the Sentencing Advisory Panel from 1999 to 2004 and a Member of the Sentencing Guidelines Council from 2004 to 2010. He was appointed part-time Justice of Grand Ct of Cayman Islands in 2012.