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  • 20 November 2018
    Long Residential Leases - beware of Section 146!

    Section 146 Notices (notices served under Section 146 Law of Property Act 1925) are used by Landlords to warn their tenant that they are in breach of the terms of their lease and that they must remed… Read more

  • 2 November 2018
    THW honoured by Cancer Research UK

    THOMSON HAYTON WINKLEY SOLICITORS HONOURED FOR HELPING TO SECURE VITAL FUNDS FOR CANCER RESEARCH UK Pictured, L to R: Nicola Steadman, Helen Soutar (CRUK), Simon Theobald, Kathryn Hughes, Sarah Playf… Read more

  • 24 September 2018
    Boxes of Hope

    Our solicitor Nicola Steadman has been involved with Boxes of Hope, Cumbria for a number of years now. This year, she is heading back to Romania to hand out the shoeboxes and see the progress that ha… Read more

  • 20 September 2018
    What is a flying freehold?

    Not a flying saucer or a flying elephant, but a flying freehold! If you are buying a house, particularly a period property, you might be told by your Solicitor that the property has a flying freeho… Read more

  • 20 September 2018
    Escalating ground rents?

    A recent Which? Report this month included a feature about escalating ground rents, but what’s all the fuss about? Apartments are almost always sold on a leasehold basis, but a lot of developers th… Read more

  • 29 August 2018
    Westmorland County Show 2018

    We are looking forward to another enjoyable County Show and hope you can join us. Not only are we offering free refreshments throughout the day, this year we are also providing some entertainment in t… Read more

  • 28 August 2018
    St Mary's Hospice

    Throughout September, as part of their Will Month we will be offering our will preparation services FREE OF CHARGE in exchange for a donation to St Mary’s Hospice in Ulverston. We are thrilled t… Read more

  • 23 July 2018
    Addington Fund looking for tenants

    Addington Fund is a farming charity which we are happy to support in connection with our agricultural and rural clients. The Addington Fund are currently converting a lovely stone barn in Crosthwaite,… Read more

  • 3 July 2018
    Choice not Chance - the importance of Powers of Attorney

    This week is the launch of Solicitors for the Elderly’s campaign “Choice Not Chance”, raising awareness of the important, but little used, Health and Welfare Lasting Power of Attorney(LPAs) docu… Read more

  • 21 June 2018
    Cumbria Tourism Awards 2018

    There may be a few sore heads this morning after last night’s Cumbria Tourism Awards 2018 ceremony! Hospitality and leisure businesses from around the county were nominated in a wide range of categ… Read more

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