His Honour Judge Roger Thomas Dutton DL retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 17 November 2018.
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His Honour Judge Dutton DL (66) was called to the Bar (M) in 1974. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1988, a Recorder in 1992 and a Circuit Judge in 1996. He was appointed Vicar General, Principal and Presiding Judge of the Consistory Court and Chancellor of the Diocese of St Asaph in 2010. He was appointed Resident Judge, Chester Crown Court and Honorary Recorder of Chester in 2016.