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No Fault Divorce

Posted on July 18th 2019

The Divorce Dissolution and Separation Bill was before the Houses of Commons on the 13.6.10.  This is a landmark Bill which will create “no fault divorce in England and Wales”.  The Divorce Dissolution and Separation Bill will reform the 50 year old Divorce Laws, namely...

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Property Fraud – Are You at Risk?

Posted on June 25th 2019

The recent publicity surrounding the court case of Laylah De Cruz and her mother Diane Moorcroft highlights the importance of taking steps to protect your property from fraud. On 16 January 2017, the mother and daughter were found guilty of conspiracy to commit fraud. They...

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Volunteering for West Cheshire Foodbank

Posted on June 21st 2019

This week staff members from Oliver and Co Solicitors volunteered at Tesco, Sealand Road, Chester and Tesco, Frodsham Street, Chester for the West Cheshire Foodbank. They were encouraging shoppers to pick up an extra item during their shopping trip, to donate to the foodbank, by...

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National Clean Air Day

Posted on June 19th 2019

National Clean Air Day takes place on 20th June 2019.  The day aims to raise awareness about air pollution and how we can make the air we all breathe cleaner and healthier. The day is arranged by Global Action Plan, a charity working for a...

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Cycling Safety – Keeping your Child Safe on a Bike

Posted on June 7th 2019

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (ROSPA) statistics show that 10% of all cyclist casualties are children, with a recorded 8 child cyclist deaths in 2016. These cycling safety statistics only include cyclists killed or injured in road accidents that were reported to...

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An Interview with Liz Fry – Clinical Negligence Solicitor

Posted on May 30th 2019

Being ill or injured is stressful enough but when a medical professional lets you down, it can be difficult to know who to turn to for help. Liz Fry is a Solicitor who specialises in helping people who have been injured at the hands of...

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Lasting Power of Attorney – Preparing for the Future

Posted on May 21st 2019

Lasting Power of Attorney It is a common misconception that family members have an automatic right to make decisions on your behalf if you have lost the capacity to do so yourself. A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a powerful legal document, that can...

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Scarring is a Mental Health Issue

Posted on May 16th 2019

Scarring and body image Scarring as a result of injury can have a dramatic effect upon well being and body image. At Oliver & Co Solicitors, we have helped many clients who have suffered life changing scarring caused by the negligence of others, be it...

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Mental Health and Me

Posted on May 14th 2019

This is an open and honest article, written by one of our members of staff, which gives an insight into their life with anxiety and depression. We think it goes some way to helping us understand the everyday struggles that people with mental health conditions...

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Charity begins at work …

Posted on April 30th 2019

Oliver & Co’s chosen charity for this year is the West Cheshire Foodbank and today a number of us visited the charity headquarters to see for ourselves the amazing work they do in our local area. West Cheshire Foodbank provides emergency food to people in...

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