Government relaxes restrictions for the housing market

Government relaxes restrictions for the housing market

As many of you are no doubt aware, the government has recently announced an easing of restrictions for the housing market. This effectively means homebuyers and sellers are now able to carry on with their plans but subject to the existing rules on social distancing....
Now is the time to make your Will

Now is the time to make your Will

At Onions & Davies, we have had a number of situations arise recently that stress the importance of having a valid Will in place. One of these involved a lady who had been looked after by her “daughter” for a number of years. The rest of her family (brothers and...
Witnessing a Will during the Covid-19 pandemic

Witnessing a Will during the Covid-19 pandemic

By Samantha Downs, Private Client Solicitor I’m fairly certain that almost everyone knows that for a Will to be valid, you need to have at least two witnesses, and when signing, the testator (the person making the Will) and the witnesses all have to be present and see...
What Our Team Have Learned From Lockdown

What Our Team Have Learned From Lockdown

Covid-19 seemingly came out of nowhere and has altered all our lives beyond recognition. The emotional, physical, mental and financial impact can be tough, and we would like to share some positive, human reflection from our staff members on what they have learned and...