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To the Manor Born

Monday, 3 Jun 2019

Mines and Minerals/Manorial Rights – The Duke of Devonshire We are aware of a number of land owners in the Keighley and Craven areas having received notice recently from the Land Registry of an application made by the Duke of Devonshire for registration of rights in relation to mines and minerals which it is asserted... Read More


New Residential Conveyancer Appointed

Monday, 3 Jun 2019

AWB Charlesworth Solicitors continue to expand their team with the addition of residential conveyancer Carole Conroy at their Skipton Office.  Carole, who has worked as a conveyancing executive for several years in another North Yorkshire law firm, has experience in a wide range of residential property transactions. She will be working alongside Declan Hayes, Head... Read More


Women@Work April event a great success

Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019

  We are pleased to announce that the latest Women@Work meeting raised over £180 for Manorlands Hospice. The Aire-Valley professional networking group Women@Work organised by AWB Charlesworth Solicitors and NatWest Bank held their April meeting at the Cavendish Business Centre in Keighley. Over 30 local businesswomen met to hear from Jo Moseley founder of “Healthy... Read More


AWB Charlesworth Solicitors Appoint New Associate Director

Tuesday, 26 Mar 2019

AWB Charlesworth Solicitors have appointed a new Associate Director, Janine Eaglesfield (formerly of Gordons and Shulmans LLP) Janine has over 25 years’ experience in property legal work, covering a wide range of commercial and residential work both locally and nationally. Her move to AWB Charlesworth Solicitors shows the continuous growth of the firm and the... Read More


Free wills service to local Fire Officers

Monday, 11 Mar 2019

AWB Charlesworth solicitors limited have recently started working in conjunction with Skipton and Grassington Fire Service to offer a free wills service to local firemen and women.  Sarah Richardson, a wills and probate executive at the firm, came up with the idea after learning that many of the fire service did not have wills in... Read More


Leases of Flats- How long a term is long enough?

Monday, 11 Mar 2019

Purchasers of leasehold properties need to appreciate that a lease is a “wasting asset”.  Allowing the lease to become too short by not extending it at the right time can be detrimental to the leaseholder.  It can result in fewer institutional lenders being willing to lend of the property making it more difficult to sell... Read More


Women at Work raise over £420 for Manorlands Hospice

Thursday, 3 Jan 2019

Pictured Left- Right.  Liz Smith (NatWest) Deana Morgan (Deana Morgan Dance Services) Emma Sadler-Mason (NatWest) Katie Ingham (AWB Charlesworth Solicitors) Molly Ralphson (Manorlands)  The Aire-Valley professional networking group Women@Work organised by AWB Charlesworth Solicitors and NatWest Bank have raised over £420 for Manorlands at their latest event held on Thursday 6th December.  Over 30 local... Read More


Does shared care have to be shared equally

Tuesday, 27 Nov 2018

When parents separate, it is understandable that each at the very least seeks an arrangement that would allow the child to spend an equal amount of time with both parents. In practice, this can often be difficult to implement and may be impacted by many different issues such as the child’s age, care requirements, education... Read More


The Great AWB Charlesworth Bake-Off 2018

Wednesday, 21 Nov 2018

Inspired by the TV series, the Great British Bake Off, the staff at AWB Charlesworth have created some incredible cakes in aid of the charity MIND. Now in its sixth year, the firm produced over 20 cakes across the offices and Allia Hussain from MIND In Bradford acted as judge.    The overall winner of... Read More


Mark Shaw awarded a Worldwide Excellence Award

Monday, 22 Oct 2018

AWB Charlesworth Solicitors of Keighley, Skipton, Bradford and Bingley are pleased to announce that Mark Shaw, Associate Director has been awarded a Worldwide Excellence Award from STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners).  STEP is the global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning. STEP works to improve public... Read More