French and English Property Purchasing

When we are advising clients on their purchase of a French property, we often make reference to the conveyancing process for buying and selling houses in England. Most people will have some experience of English conveyancing...

Ashtons Legal appoints new Business Managers

Ashtons Legal has created and filled new Business Manager roles in a move designed to ensure that their experienced lawyers are able to concentrate on providing quality legal advice to clients while others support them to gro...

Rural estate agents are predicting that the Basic Payment (BPS) subsidy scheme in place for farmers may fall by 20% post Brexit with a continuing decline after 2020

Farmers are warned that they only have two years to get their ducks in a row before the impending unknowns of Brexit. George Chichester, farming partner at Strutt & Parker, states that "subsidy support will be less and t...

Keep your bank account and community warm and happy

We have been lucky with a warmer than average winter so far, but as we enter a time of cold spells, energy market commentators warn of a corresponding squeeze on key supply and generation points, and possible outages and blac...