Will Signing During Isolation

At Farnworth Rose, we take a look at the options available for Will signing whilst in isolation as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak. Section 9 of the Wills Act 1837 states that no will is valid unless: It is in writing, and signed by the testator, or by some other person in his presence…

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How can I access my finances whilst isolating?

For many people, isolating due to the Coronavirus can make it difficult to access their finances. However, there are options available to help people manage their affairs whilst isolating. An ordinary or general power of attorney allows you (the donor) to give another person (the attorney) the right to help them make decisions or take…

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Coronavirus Outbreak: Can I still make a Will?

Farnworth Rose would like to reassure clients looking to draft Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA) or needing assistance with probate matters that we can still provide all of these services without requiring a meeting at our offices. That majority of legal services can be dealt with by phone, email and post. We can take…

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COVID 19: Farnworth Rose Remote Service Update

Whilst it remains business as usual here at Farnworth Rose in providing clients with a range of legal services, we are aware the current COVID-19 outbreak necessitates us to heed and implement advice and guidance both from the government and medical experts.  In doing so we will be seeking to ensure current events cause as…

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Coronavirus: Free Homeworking Policy For Employers

To help local businesses during this challenging time, Farnworth Rose would like to offer a free Homeworking Policy for any employer who does not have one in place. This is in light of some of your employees possibly having to work from home, as a precautionary measure or having been asked to self-isolate.  If you…

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