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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


Latest Women@Work Success

Wednesday, 10 Oct 2018

Bonita Norris, the youngest British woman to climb Everest and ski to the North Pole, gave an inspirational presentation to Aire-Valley Networking Group Women@Work at their lastest event.  The Aire-Valley professional networking group Women@Work organised by AWB Charlesworth Solicitors and NatWest Bank welcomed mountaineer Bonita Norris to Skipton for their most recent event.  Felicity Green,... Read More


What is a Chain Transaction?

Monday, 17 Sep 2018

What does a ‘chain transaction’ mean in conveyancing? In the conveyancing world the term chain is frequently used, however some clients do get concerned at the thought of what this might involve. A conveyancing transaction involving a chain simply means A buying a property from B, and B buying a property from C. If the... Read More


Bingley Show Fundraising Success

Thursday, 16 Aug 2018

AWB Charlesworth had a great day  attending the Bingley Show on the 21st July. Attended by 10,000 visitors, the team were pleased to chat to those with enquiries about wills and other legal services, along with handing out balloons to lots of children who were attending the show. In addition to the trade stand, the... Read More


Next Women@Work Event Planned for September

Thursday, 16 Aug 2018

We are very excited that the next Women@Work event, organised by AWB Charlesworth Solicitors and NatWest, is now open for bookings! Following the success of our April event, Skipton BID have agreed to again provide funding towards speaker fees, so we were very excited to be able to get in touch with Bonita Norris- adventurer,... Read More