BMI Thornbury Hospital Sheffield

When you next visit family or friends, or have an appointment at BMI Thornbury Hospital, you may notice that we now have an advert regarding all of our services at Best Solicitors. BMI Thornbury Hospital is a private hospital in Sheffield, South Yorkshire run by BMI Healthcare, the UK’s largest independent provider of private healthcare.  We therefore feel that this is an excellent opportunity for us to be able to reach out to people to offer our services in what could potentially be a difficult time for patients and their families. To see more about the services offered at BMI Thornbury Hospital, please click here….



Date: 21 June 2019
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Pinstone Street Office relocation – 12 July 2019

  On 12 July 2019 our office at 26 Pinstone Street will relocate to our main HQ at Broughton House, 48 West Street, Sheffield S1 4EX (just opposite the City Hall Tram stop). We are excited to be expanding the firm and look forward to welcoming some new faces over the coming months. We will, of course, still be holding our Wednesday walk in clinics and Saturday opening hours. After 12 July 2019 these will take place at our offices at Broughton House, 48 West Street.   Photo @propertpix_ltd  



Date: 17 June 2019
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World in motion – International issues in Family Law

Cheer on the Lionesses! The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup is the eighth edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, the quadrennial international football championship contested by the women’s national teams of the member associations of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) between 7 June and 7 July 2019. There are 24 teams participating across all continents. This is representative of the legal environment in which individuals in the same family can now be from different countries and cultures. This can lead to disputes involving families who are living in different countries or who are not fully aware of the…



Date: 12 June 2019
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Greatest Hits Radio Sponsored by Best Solicitors

Best Solicitors are pleased to announce that we now sponsor Greatest Hits Radio Traffic and Travel updates in South Yorkshire. You will hear more about Best Solicitors whenever there is a traffic and travel update! Tune in or listen online to catch our advert!        



Date: 10 June 2019
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Rotary Young Citizen Award 2019

On 11 and 12 May 2019, the Head of our Conveyancing Department and President of Rotary Club of Rotherham, Elizabeth Harris, proudly attended the Rotary National Conference in Nottingham, which included the Rotary Young Citizen Awards 2019. Elizabeth was delighted to have nominated Alana Habergham-Rice who was voted a winner of this year’s Rotary Young Citizen Award 2019. At just 6 years old Alana set up a charity cake stall which has now evolved to Alana’s Caring Cakes, Alana is just 11 years old!  Alana receives nominations from the public on her Facebook page and then hand delivers cakes.  She has delivered to people in care homes, patients undergoing…



Date: 13 May 2019
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Facts about Divorce in England and Wales

The latest statistics from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) predict that 42% of marriages in England and Wales will end in divorce. This is an alarming percentage at first glance but, with people living longer and divorce not holding the same taboo it once did, it is perhaps not entirely unexpected. With the likelihood of experiencing divorce so high, let’s delve further into some of the key facts about divorce in England and Wales.   There were 101,669 divorces of opposite-sex couples across England and Wales in 2017   The 101,669 divorces from 2017 follow a general trend of declining…



Date: 26 October 2018
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Cohabiting and the TOLATA Act: what you need to know

Cohabiting and the TOLATA Act These days, it is becoming more and more common to live with a significant other without being married, either prior to marriage or with no intention of marrying at all. The latest government statistics from 2017 show that cohabiting couple ‘families’ – this includes those with or without children – are the fastest growing family type and account for around 3.3 million family households in the UK. Despite this rise in popularity, in the case of separation, individuals do not have the same financial and legal protections as those who have been married have. There is…



Date: 24 April 2018
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