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Monday, 20 February 2017

"the Probation Service could not find an interpreter"

http://www.sunderlandecho.com/our-region/sunderland/sentence-hearing-on-asylum-seeker-who-attacked-urinating-woman-put-on-hold-1-8400272 
20 February 2017

[…] Sunderland Magistrates’ Court heard the Probation Service could not find an interpreter to help write a report on Ali Shahad before he returned to the court to find out his fate yesterday. […]

Friday, 17 February 2017

"no interpreter was available"

http://www.gazette-news.co.uk/news/15099676.Driver_will_have_to_travel_thousands_of_miles_to_clear_his_name/ 
17 February 2017

[…] Language barriers may have also caused a problem.
His first trip on December 30 involved the alleged offence.
The second was last month to Colchester Magistrates’ Court to deny the crime, however, he was not represented and no interpreter was available. […]