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16 Mar 2016

Fidler & Pepper Solicitors

Fidler & Pepper Solicitors sees demand for its expertise increase   Law firm Fidler & Pepper Solicitors has announced increases in work for its already-busy commercial property teams and its Wills and probate department. Over the past 12 months, the commercial property team, led by partner Christie Limb, has seen an increase of 24 per cent in terms of matters being handled. The Wills and probate team, led by partner Richard Howard, has seen the workload increase by 34 per cent. This follows news that in December the firm’s conveyancing team recorded its highest number of registrations in a single month ...

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03 Mar 2016

Campaign uncovers care fees confusion

Campaign uncovers care fees confusion   A campaign launched by Fidler & Pepper Solicitors has revealed that more and more people are becoming worried about care fees. Richard Howard, a specialist lawyer at the firm, recently headed up an initiative to make more people aware of the right rules and regulations regarding care fees. There is a set way of working out how much people should contribute to the costs of their care when going into a home.  But Richard had identified a problem though, in that some people were seeking advice from well-intentioned but sometimes incorrect advisors, such ...

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02 Mar 2016

Local bus driver wins car in Four Seasons prize draw

A Shirebrook bus driver said he was ‘over the moon’ this week after winning the 2016 Car of the Year in a prize draw at Four Seasons Shopping Centre.   Marc Tracy, 40, said he couldn’t believe it when his entry was picked out of the prize draw by Miss Mansfield on Monday. “I was in shock when I got the call to say I’d won,” said father-of-three Marc. “I very nearly didn’t answer the phone as I didn’t recognise the number  - but I’m really ...

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