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July 2, 2018 | by Lucy Burrows

Horsecastle Evangelical Church has now successfully registered as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (“CIO”) with the Charity Commission. The church is well established in Yatton, Somerset and its registration as a CIO will strengthen its gospel work in this community. Horsecastle...

Later this month, 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into law. This will be backed up by a UK Act that adds to and clarifies some of that European law. All indications are that the...

April 23, 2018 | by Lucy Burrows

Over the past 5 years, Belper in Derbyshire has played host to the ‘Belper Arts Festival‘; a month-long arts festival which fills venues across the town in May. The events are diverse, with truly something for everyone including: music, theatre, visual...

January 29, 2018 | by Karen Wilson

The start of a New Year can lead to people seeking advice regarding relationship problems, and possible separation.  Some couples  may have stayed together until the New Year for the sake of the children to have one last Christmas as...

November 27, 2017 | by Sarah Slack

As family lawyers we regularly work with couples whose relationships have sadly broken down. Increasingly we meet with couples who are cohabiting – living together but unmarried. They are the fastest growing family type in the UK, with recent figures...

November 22, 2017 | by Simon Hale

The issue of dilapidations can be a mystery for both landlords and tenants. Dilapidations is the claim made for damages by a landlord from a tenant based on the repairing obligations set out in the terms of a commercial lease....