Can I still make a Lasting Power of Attorney during lockdown 3.0?

The short answer is yes you can and we are continuing to help many local clients set up LPAs during lockdown. The Government recently updated it’s guidance on how to make a Lasting Power of Attorney safely during the Coronavirus outbreak which you can find here. We are observing all guidelines to keep our staff…

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Why everyone should have a Lasting Power of Attorney

We ask all our clients when coming to us to make their Wills, ‘have you heard of a Lasting Power of Attorney?’ the most common answer is ‘no’ or ‘yes, but I thought they were just for the elderly?’ A Lasting Power of Attorney is a document you create in lifetime to appoint someone you…

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Farnworth Rose Solicitors Raise Over £30k for Cancer Research UK

Nelson Solicitors Farnworth Rose raised £31,020 worth of gifts from people choosing to leave a legacy to Cancer Research UK in their will in 2020. The CRUK free wills scheme was used by 70 clients throughout the year, with the vast majority leaving pledged legacy income. The firm has been offering the Free Will Service…

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Vacancy: Solicitor / Conveyancing Executive

Job Title: Solicitor / Conveyancing Executive (Legal Executive / Licensed Conveyancer) Department: Residential ConveyancingLocation: Nelson OfficeHours: 37 hours per week – Full Time Main Purpose of Job • To work competently as a conveyancer in the Residential Conveyancing Department. • To support the firm in growing its client base and the profile of the firm…

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Lockdown 2021 rules on buying, selling and moving home

Unlike the first lockdown people can still move home and moving services will still take place. According to the official guidance: You can still move home. People outside your household or support bubble should not help with moving house unless absolutely necessary. Estate and letting agents and removals firms can continue to work. If you…

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