Monthly Archives: November 2016

“I want a Divorce! Why are you advising that I wait?”

Monday, 21 Nov 2016

From the date of the Decree Nisi (the first stage of the divorce), the Petitioner to a divorce must wait a period of six weeks and a day until they can apply for it to be made Absolute (the final decree). Failing such, the Respondent may after a further 3 months make their own application. Parties... Read More


Fraudulent calumny ……. or the drip, drip, drip of poison

Wednesday, 16 Nov 2016

An individual, if looking to challenge the validity of a Will, would usually consider one or a combination of the following as a legal basis for challenge:- That the person making the Will (“the Testator”) lacked the required testamentary capacity to make the Will That the Testator did not know and approve of the contents... Read More


AWB Charlesworth Head of Wills Trust and Probate Liam O’Neill is now a full ACTAPS member.

Monday, 14 Nov 2016

  AWB Charlesworth Solicitors of Keighley, Skipton, Bradford and Bingley are pleased to announce that Liam O’Neil, Head of Wills Trusts and Probate, is now a full member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS)  The ACTAPS membership was established in 1997 and members consist of Solicitors, Barristers and Legal Executives who... Read More


AWB Charlesworth Solicitors raise £200 from their recent Bake Off in aid of Martin House Hospice

Tuesday, 8 Nov 2016

For the fourth year running, the staff of AWB Charlesworth Solicitors have created some amazing cakes and bakes following the final of the hugely popular BBC TV series “The Great British Bake Off 2016”, all in aid of Martin House Hospice. In total, 15 show-stopping cakes were produced for this much deserved cause and John... Read More