Cross-posted on Law Library Blog.
Searching for docket information and trial transcripts in the UK can be tricky. The Inner Temple Libary has posted a 50 page guide to transcripts of judicial proceedings in England and Wales. Besides providing contact information for requesting transcripts, the document serves as a useful guide to the court system in England.
Transcripts of Judicial Proceedings in England and Wales: A Guide to Sources
Sarah McLaren, Inner Temple Library
For a limited time, the Times of London will provide free access to its archive online. Currently scanned pages from 1785 through 1985 are available. This includes the law reports, with full-text or excerpts of cases, articles, advertisements and announcements. Now is the time to search for those 18th and 19th Century English cases. Registration is required.
The Times Archive http://archive.timesonline.co.uk/tol/archive/