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Roads drainage specialist secures seven-year contract with National Highways

02 December 2021

A Wolverhampton-based business which specialises in highways drainage surveys in order to keep carriageways safe by reducing the amount of standing water on the road surface, has secured a prestigious seven-year contract with National Highways (formerly Highways England).

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Litigation, News, Transport & Motoring Offences

Knit your fine? Get advice from the experts

26 November 2021

You may have seen a recent story about a driver who was wrongly given a penalty notice for driving in a bus lane when in fact, the ANPR cameras had wrongly read a pedestrian’s novelty t shirt (which said ‘knitter’) as their numberplate.

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News, Wills, Trusts & Probate

Why cheap wills could be costly in the long run

26 November 2021

Research has revealed that the pandemic prompted millions of adults to start thinking about their will or to finally get around to writing one.

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Family Law, Divorce & Children, News

New guide launched to help kids and their parents through divorce

25 November 2021

Naturally, every parent wants to put their children’s interests front and centre during a divorce but getting the right help and advice on how to do that isn’t always readily available.

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Community Care, News, Wills, Trusts & Probate

Pay up or sell up – the stark choice facing homeowners under new social care reforms

23 November 2021

Many homeowners may still have to sell their homes to pay for their own care later in life as reforms which were meant to tackle unfairness in the way the social care system is funded fall short

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News, Town & Country Planning

Housing delivery needn’t simply be a case of brownfield vs greenfield development

09 November 2021

When the Chancellor recently announced in his Autumn Budget that £1.8 billion would be made available to redevelop brownfield land, it was a step in the right direction.

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Contesting a Will, News

Probate law specialist secures prestigious accreditation

05 November 2021

Angie Manley, a Senior Associate at FBC Manby Bowdler has been appointed as a full member of a prestigious forum of specialists in disputes arising from trusts and probate law.

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Agriculture & Renewables, Family Law, Divorce & Children, Litigation, News, Serious Injury & Medical Negligence

FBC Manby Bowdler recognised in legal rankings

03 November 2021

FBC Manby Bowdler’s legal experts have been recognised in the official rankings of the UK’s top lawyers and law firms.

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FBC Manby Bowdler experts named in Legal 500 guide

22 October 2021

Legal experts at FBC Manby Bowdler are celebrating after being recognised in the UK’s top independent guide for their professional work and exceptional service to clients.

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Contesting a Will, News, Wills, Trusts & Probate

The funny business of contested wills

18 October 2021

A High Court battle over the will of the late Monty Python star Terry Jones highlights some interesting legal points about estate claims.

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