Leigh is alive with Christmas decorations and hopefully you've all enjoyed the decorations in our window too where we have cracked open an over-sized cracker so that all the trinkets representing our services have tipped out.
Leigh on Sea News
An old neighbour of mine has died and in her will she has left me £30k legacy but she went into a care home and there is no money left. What happens?
No doubt everyone will be looking to grab themselves a bargin in the Black Friday Sales, but, as a consumer, what are your rights?
I would like to give each of my grandchildren £1000 for Christmas – do I have to pay inheritance tax?
As I sat in my office in Leigh Broadway this week, I looked up to see a beautiful funeral pass by; the funeral director was walking ahead of the procession, and the hearse was beautifully valeted and full of flowers.
Q: I employed a landscape gardener to do some work for me. He quoted £3,000 for the job and asked for £750 up front for materials and has not now returned to the job and is ignoring all contact. What can I do?
I was walking in Library gardens and I saw a dog attack someone! I thought this was against the law?
The 1st of October was Older People’s day and this has come from the UN’s own International Day of the Older Persons
I own the leasehold of my flat and I am due to go away working for at least 6 months; can I let my flat out?
I know that we are supposed to be neighbourly and kind to everyone, but I am unhappy about some people that seemed to have moved their tents permanently onto some wasteland next door to my house. What can I do about it?
Is there anything I can do about it? Surely it is against the law?
Legal Eagle Q&A: I live above a hairdressers and they play very loud music – can I do anything about it?
My friends are telling me that I should get a pre-nup. Whats your advice? It seems very unromantic.
Q: My partner and I have lived together for 20 years (we are now both 46). He recently had a terrible accident and was basically out of it for a few weeks and the hospital would not even talk to me about his care...
This month Giles Wilson is proud to celebrate 20 years in Leigh on sea and what a 20 years it has been both in the law and in Leigh itself!
My boyfriend and I bought a house together years ago...
Q: My girlfriend and I have just bought a house together and someone has said to us that if I got knocked down by a bus and died, she may not be able to continue living there? Is that true?