Our News

1st August 2020

Leaseholds could be abolished

The Law Commission has proposed plans to end leaseholds in the biggest shake-up to property ownership since Margaret Thatcher’s right-to-buy reforms 40 years ago. In a […]
1st July 2020

Small businesses try to force Insurers hands over Covid-19

HUNDREDS of small businesses are seeking to join legal action by the Financial Conduct Authority in a landmark lawsuit against insurers. The case could force pay […]
1st June 2020

Church Ministers Son spared Jail for assault

The 25 year old son of a church minister who attacked a shop security guard in a dispute over a 10p carrier bag has been spared […]
3rd May 2020

Trials begin of a UK Coronavirus Vaccine

The UK Government has so far pledged £250 million towards finding an effective treatment that can be used to fight the Covid-19 outbreak. As of the […]
30th April 2020

Ormskirk Family Solicitors

From our Ormskirk offices our Family Solicitors have detailed experience of all family related matters and can provide the levels of support from a leading law […]
3rd April 2020

NHS Coronavirus Advice

It’s possibly true to say that the Coronavirus outbreak of 2020 will be talked about for a long time to come. Whilst this isn’t strictly a […]
3rd March 2020

Government attempts to quell fears over Coronavirus

The Government are telling employers not to close offices and stay open as fears about the coronavirus are gaining traction on the media. Ministers have warned […]
3rd February 2020

£60 million pound Olive branch

A property tycoon has been ordered to pay his ex-wife an additional £40,000 to reinstate the 50, plus, Olive Trees which disappeared following the settlement of […]
2nd January 2020

Welcome to the inaugural Woodward Solicitors news page

MISSION As we move into 2020 we’ll be posting news items that either reflect legal matters affecting the Wigan and Ormskirk areas or we’ll detail items […]