local authority

28th November 2018
Sian Rees Watson Ramsbottom Solicitors Personal Injury

Unsafe Trench Accident Leads to Settlement for Injured Woman

When a council had to dig a trench along a street in order to carry out road works, it created a temporary path for those using […]
28th September 2018
WR Director & Solicitor Elton Ashworth

Court of Appeal Overturns Inconsistent Residential Planning Permission

If you are faced with an unwelcome proposal for development nearby, WR Director and Head of Our Residential Property Department Elton Ashworth looks at a recent […]
4th July 2018
Kath Burrell

What Does ‘Isolated’ Mean?

The National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) generally discourages construction of isolated new homes in the open countryside – Kath Burrell, who works in the residential property […]
5th April 2018
Stuart Maher Watson Ramsbottom Solicitors

Established Pattern of Giving Not an Attempt to Escape Care Costs

Stuart Maher, Director and Head of the Watson Ramsbottom Private Client Department looks at a case where a council believed an elderly woman had intentionally given […]