£40,000 obtained for injured cyclist in Cambridge

Diane Hilton, a personal injury specialist at Ashtons Legal, has obtained £40,000 for a woman who was injured in a cycling incident.Ms P was thrown from her bike after a driver suddenly opened their door in front of her, resu...

Ashtons Legal announce sponsorship of Barrow Primary School football team

Barrow Primary School has launched a new football team made up of current year 4 pupils. The team is sponsored by Ashtons Legal and the players will be coached by parent Tim Gleave. The team will be competing against other lo...

£35,000 settlement obtained for injured horse rider

Tim Gleave, a personal injury specialist at Ashtons Legal, has obtained £35,000 for a woman from Suffolk who was kicked by another rider’s horse.Mrs L, an experienced horse rider met with a fellow rider who, after seeing Mrs...

“Is it directly discriminatory, either on grounds of sexual orientation or religious belief, for a bakery to refuse to supply a cake iced with the message “support gay marriage” because of the religious belief of its owners?”

 Authors: Jessica Piper and Sophie ClarkeNo was the answer of the Supreme Court to this question in the case of Lee v Ashers Baking Company Ltd and Others, in the judgment handed down on 10 October 2018. The facts Mr and...