Edmondson Hall supports Family Mediation Week by offering a free half hour mediation session. Mediation is proven to be a cheaper, quicker and less confrontational means by which to resolve issues arising from separation and divorce. It’s your process, it enables you to control outcomes and decide together on issues relating to your children and [...]
The New Year is often a time at which we all contemplate our futures and there is no better time to “put our affairs in order”. In the second of two articles, Stephen Roberts offers some food for thought… Lasting Powers of Attorney (‘LPAs’) are powerful legal documents that can give someone (‘attorneys’) considerable authority [...]
The New Year is often a time at which we all contemplate our futures and there is no better time to “put our affairs in order”. In the first of two articles, Stephen Roberts offers some food for thought… A Will is a legal document that sets out someone’s wishes when they pass away. It [...]
The private viewing and subsequent exhibition at the Edmondson Hall Gallery resulted in £475 being sent to each of the Injured Jockeys Fund and Racing Welfare. We are very grateful for Mouse Cooper’s support of our two chosen charities. Pictured is Chief Executive, Mark Edmondson with the Artist and the original of the IJF Christmas [...]
Family Partner, Simon Gummer, discussed the subject with Chris Mann on BBC Radio Cambridge this morning giving an insight into divorce and the benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution including mediation. The interview can be heard on https://www.bbc.co.uk/radiocambridgeshire.
In continuing their support for the Newmarket Community, The Newmarket Festival have agreed to sponsor the construction of a viewing platform for Palace House’s state of the art horse walker. The contribution of £5,000 will enable The Racing Museum to construct a viewing platform to enable visitors to gain a real insight into the workings [...]
Mark, Simon and guest speaker, David Ingle launched the EH Mediation service in the wonderful surroundings of the Jockey Club Rooms in Newmarket. The audience of lawyers, financiers and other professionals heard about the benefits of Civil and Family mediation ,the role of the Mediator and the process before enjoying a Drinks Reception .
Edmondson Hall’s Deborah Hargreaves, Chairperson of the Moulton Preschool, is one of a group of parents (the ‘Moulton Mudders’) taking part in an insane terrain event on 24th September. This will see the Mudders overcoming 5K of physical obstacles in very muddy conditions!! Whilst it promises to be great but exhausting fun, the group are [...]
RESIDENCE NIL RATE BAND Paying tax is unpopular, particularly Inheritance Tax, which is normally levied on estates of deceased persons at the rate of 40% above a tax free threshold. You might not be aware that a potentially useful new tax-break for your estate was introduced on 6 April 2017? What is it? Residence Nil [...]
The “Bank of Mum and Dad” is set to advance £6.5 billion this year to help their children buy a home, making it the UK’s 9th biggest lender. Overall this kind of financing will be involved in 26 per cent of all property transactions in the UK this year. Furthermore, the amounts parents are having [...]