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Supporting Chesterfield Canal Trust

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The Chesterfield Canal is something you can be proud of if you're from the Derbyshire, South Yorkshire and Nottingham areas, which is why we like to support the Chesterfield Canal Trust to ensure this beautiful part of our county is kept...

A Friendly Visitor

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This week we had a four legged friend visit our Staveley office. Meet Hauxley! He is being trained by Canine Partners to become a dog to help assist people with disabilities, including Multiple Sclerosis, Cerebal Palsy and so much more. We will be...

DIY Wills Warning

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Lawyers have warned that families are disinheriting children by wrongly completing 'Do It Yourself' wills. The kits have led to a rise in people preventing family members from being a beneficiary of their will by asking them to be a witness to their...

Free Wills Month

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March Free Wills Month is back! Every March we take part in the Free Wills Month campaign. They support a large selection of charities from Prostate Cancer UK to The Salvation Army, with many more in between. You have to be 55 or over...

Lasting Powers of Attorney Refund Scheme

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The Office of the Public Guardian has announced that they are partially refunding Court fees paid for registering Lasting Powers of Attorney since 2013. Prior to the 1 st March 2017 the fees were £110 per power. On the 1 st March 2017 the fees were...

Free February Wills with Cavendish Cancer Care

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This February we will be having a ‘ Make a Will’ Month on behalf of Cavendish Cancer Care, a local, independent charity, providing su pport to around 1600 families, affected by cancer each year around South Yorkshire, North Derbyshire and...

Merry Christmas from Buchanan & Co!

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Opening hours: Friday 22 nd December: 9:00 – 12:00 Closed until 9:00 return on Tuesday 2 nd January   We have had a fantastic 2017 at Buchanan & Co from start to finish. Reflecting on last years Christmas, this year we have...

November Will Aid

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  Will Aid is back! Once again Will Aid is here in November supporting nine leading UK charities including: ActionAid, Age UK, British Redcross, Christian Aid, NCPCC, Save the Children, SCIAF, Sightsavers and Trocaire. Carry on...

October Free Wills

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Free Wills with Air Ambulance and Bluebell Wood As you may be aware, we have supported Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice with several free Will months and we are doing it again this October, but we are also supporting the   Air Ambulances ,...

Worksop Sea Cadets

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How does the Free Will offer work? Many people are suspicious of the word 'free' but any extra costs if ours are up front. If you are a single client, we ask for a donation to the Sea Cadets of £95.00, and for couples, £150.00 but...

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