Annual Law Association Dinner

Date published: 28 November 2017

The Annual Law Association Dinner took place at Nutters Restaurant, Norden on Friday with over 100 solicitors, former judges and guests in attendance.

Joe Egan, President of the Law Society, was the guest speaker and joining him on the top table were Tony Lloyd MP, Lindsey Britland (President of the Rochdale Law Association), the Mayor and Mayoress, Ian and Christine Duckworth, and retired judges Robert Ackroyd, Joanne Ackroyd and Stephen Greenwood.

Other special guests included Val Buckley, also a retired judge, John Pollittt, President of the Oldham Law Association and John Hainey, President of the Manchester Law Society.

Established in 1905, the Rochdale Law Association has a history of supporting its members with help and guidance, as well as the wider Rochdale community through fundraising for local charities.

The annual dinner is the highlight of the association’s calendar and this year was sponsored by LawShare, TM Group and PKW Accountants.

Do you have a story for us?

Let us know by emailing
All contact will be treated in confidence.

To contact the Rochdale Online news desk, email or visit our news submission page.

To get the latest news on your desktop or mobile, follow Rochdale Online on Twitter and Facebook.