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Monthly Archives: July 2021

Don’t “bet the farm” in your divorce: how a family lawyer can help.

Don’t “bet the farm” in your divorce: how a family lawyer can help.

29/07/2021

This week ‘Clarkson’s Farm’ was renewed on Amazon Prime, promising more insights into the day-to-day life of running a farm. Clarkson had no farming experience when filming started for Clarkson’s Farm.


The Stamp Duty Holiday

The Stamp Duty Holiday

26/07/2021

“The Stamp Duty Holiday”, a phrase that makes conveyancing professionals shudder.
The government first announced the Holiday in July 2020 and as a result the last year has been a busy one to say the least.


Silent and deadly: The Invisible Man and The Domestic Abuse Act 2021

Silent and deadly: The Invisible Man and The Domestic Abuse Act 2021

23/07/2021

I recently watched the 2020 Elizabeth Moss version of ‘The Invisible Man’ on Amazon Prime. Having initially tuned in for a typical thriller/horror type movie, I was struck instead by how well it captured the features of an abusive and coercively controlling relationship.


Make a success of succession

Make a success of succession

22/07/2021

The Rural Agriculture Group (RAG), an association of specialist agricultural accountants, due to release the results of its Farming Survey in the next few weeks, but initial findings appear to show some alarming figures.


It just …. wasn’t supposed to go that way this time

12/07/2021

The morning after the night before and no future in England football’s dreaming for another year at least. Dramatic empathy as well, I thought, as the mists closed in and the rain swirled down from a bleak sky on the journey to the office. More Thane of Cawdor than Harry the King….


It’s just not cricket!

08/07/2021

At long last the Summer is here, the cricket season is in full swing and boundaries are the topic of conversation. Unfortunately, however, it’s not all fours and sixes. Recently, we’ve seen a big increase in boundary disputes between adjoining landowners.


Meet the new gaffer at Jacksons

05/07/2021

As I write this it’s Monday morning and, hopefully, the start of a momentous week in which the government confirm that we are, at last, to be given our lives back, released from the shackles of covid restrictions and a week in which (all fingers and toes crossed) that prodigal son that is called f


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