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The Archers – Helen is free!
Category: NationalMany fans of The Archers on BBC Radio 4 eagerly awaited the outcome of Helen's trial in the domestic abuse case which has been in the storyline for many months. Polly Neate, Chief Executive of Women's Aid commented on 11 September: “We wish we could say that all survivors have an experience like Helen: that their judge and jury recognise why they were driven to attack. There is an acute failure throughout the criminal justice system to understand the dynamics of domestic abuse – especially coercive control." Read the full statement here: https://www.womensaid.org.uk/verdict-helens-trial-statement-2/