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  • What additional searches are required when purchasing a property and why?
    When purchasing a property, you are often required to carry out additional searches, especially if you are having a mortgage. The searches that we will initially carry out on your behalf and the reasons why are set out below; (i)A Local Authority Search- this will be carried out with the ...
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  • The Rights of Extended Family Members
    It has recently been highlighted by MPs that the Children Act does not enshrine in law the right for Grandparents and extended family members to see children that they are related to after the breakdown of a relationship. MPs have asked that the Children Act is amended so that a child ...
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  • Timms Sponsor Duffield Dynamos Under 10 Girls
    Timms Solicitors are playing their part in supporting young players to embrace the growing stature and opportunities in women’s football by sponsoring Duffield Dynamos Under 10 girls team.Timms have supplied new kit for the team who train on Sunday morning at Eyes Meadow in Duffield. Manager Robert Jeffery said: “As a ...
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  • Timms Solicitors Announce The Appointment of Jo Robinson
    Timms Solicitors have appointed Jo Robinson as Head of Wills & Probate.Jo joins the firm from a leading local law firm where she was an Associate and will lead a team of ten across Timms’ offices in Derby’s Cathedral Quarter, Burton-upon-Trent, Swadlincote and Ashby.Jo Robinson is a Fellow of CILEx, Dementia ...
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  • Game On for Derby Business Community
    15 teams from local companies have so far entered the second annual Derby Business Games with limited places still available.The Derby Business Games will be held on Thursday July 19 2018 at the University of Derby in Kedleston Road – organised by Derby-based Choose Sports and Timms Solicitors.Derby Business Games ...
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  • Permanent Relocation - Moving Away to Live Abroad
    These cases can be very difficult for the parents of children, one parent perhaps having remarried or entered into a relationship with a new partner and the Golden Job offer appears. The company perhaps in New Zealand or other exotic far away places, enticing a person from Derby to pastures new ...
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  • When Should My Employer Report an Accident to The Health & Safety Executive?
    Why do accidents need to be reported?To make accidents less common in the workplace it is important to know exactly how they occur. Through this reporting, it can be identified whether the risks which arise in the work place need to be investigated. Once investigated, the HSE can advise the ...
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  • Dementia Friends - No Action Is Too Small
    In the last week we have learnt the news that the much-loved actress Barbara Windsor is living with Alzheimers disease and was diagnosed with the illness over four years ago. The fear of being diagnosed with any sort of dementia is often fuelled by the negative stigma that is attached to ...
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