Community News

Free family law clinic in Hebden Bridge

In early 2020 we will be running a free family law clinic at Upper Valley Community Hub, Market Street, Hebden Bridge. Specialists from our Family Law team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: Divorce or dissolution of Civil...

We Are Proud to Support Huddersfield Literature Festival 2020

For the seventh year running, we are delighted to be supporting Huddersfield Literature Festival, which runs from 9-29 March 2020. Once again, this established and popular festival promises a fantastic line up of entertaining and insightful literary events....

Thanks for helping us raise £100 for Cornerstone Memory Cafe

We'd like to thank visitors to the recent Brighouse Christmas Market for helping us to raise £100 for The Cornerstone Memory Café in Brighouse.  If you visited this popular festive event you might have spotted staff from our...

Christmas sorted: win a festive hamper worth £250

This Christmas we want to give something back to all our clients. Thanks to your support we’ve continued to grow as a legal practice and as a proud supporter of our local communities of Halifax, Huddersfield and Brighouse. As a small token of our...

Liza's Legacy: a year of fundraising in memory of Liza Pickles

Thanks to you, our friends, family and many other supporters, in 2019 we raised the following in memory of our dear colleague, Liza Pickles who sadly passed away a year ago today: For Overgate...

Hepworth Brass Band

Commercial and property specialist Laura Kurowski has recently agreed changes to the lease at Dobroyd Mills, Jackson Bridge near Holmfirth on behalf of Hepworth Brass Band. This will enable the Band to extend and refurbish their rehearsal facilities. Band...

Free Legal Advice Service in Hebden Bridge 29 November 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 1pm to 4pm on Friday 29 November 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge. Our Wills and Probate team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: Making a Will ...

Free Legal Advice Service in Hebden Bridge 8 November 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 2pm to 4pm on Friday 8 November 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge.  Our legal team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: Divorce and relationship...

Join us at Brighouse Christmas Market on 23 November 2019

Brighouse Christmas Market is back and promises to be another brilliant weekend. This crowd-pulling event runs on 23 and 24 November 2019. Visitors can look forward to a weekend packed with festive entertainment including locally made food...

Free Legal Advice Service in Hebden Bridge 25 October 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 1pm to 4pm on Friday 25 October 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge. Kelly Gill from our Wills and Probate team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: Making...

Free Legal Advice Service in Hebden Bridge 11 October 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 2pm to 4pm on Friday 11 October 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge.  Our legal team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: Divorce and relationship breakdowns...

Free Legal Advice Service in Hebden Bridge 27 September 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 1pm to 4pm on Friday 27 September 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge. Hayley Meskimmon from our Wills and Probate team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: ...

Good luck to Huddersfield's Iron Iron Man!

We’re pleased to be supporting Huddersfield based personal trainer and fitness guru Josh Taylor in his forthcoming Iron Iron Man challenge. On 4th October Josh will kick off his own epic version of an Ironman triathlon with a 3-mile pool swim in...

Free Legal Advice Service in Hebden Bridge 13 September 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 2pm to 4pm on Friday 13 September 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge.  Our legal team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: Divorce and relationship...

Free Legal Advice Service in Hebden Bridge 30 August 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 1pm to 4pm on Friday 30 August 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge. Heather Nuttall from our Wills and Probate team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: ...

We've signed up for The 2019 Overgate Midnight Walk

On 14 September, a ten-strong team from Wilkinson Woodward and Boococks Estate Agents will join hundreds of other fundraisers at the start of this year's Overgate Hospice Midnight Walk.   Now in its 12th year, the Midnight Walk has seen...

Overgate Hospice Colour Run: Thank you

Thank you to everyone who sponsored our eleven-strong team who took part in the Overgate Hospice Colour Run earlier this month. Thanks to your generous support, the team rasied over £500 for Overgate Hospice in memory of...

The Northumberland Mighty Hike: Thank you

Thank you to everyone who sponsored our Head of Family Law Penny Manock and Managing Director Maureen Cawthorn when they completed the Macmillan Northumberland Mighty Hike earlier this month. Thanks to your generous support,...

Why we're backing Brighouse Arts Festival

This October see the return of the award-winning Brighouse Arts Festival. Organised by the not-for-profit charity Arts for Brighouse, the ten day event aims to promote public appreciation of the arts and engage with the communities of...

Huddersfield University Recognises Top Law Graduates

This week we were delighted to present awards to the University of Huddersfield’s top law graduates. On Tuesday 9 July 2019, eleven students were recognised for their outstanding academic achievements at The Law School Prize Giving Presentation.  ...

We've signed up for The 2019 Overgate Colour Run

On 13 July, an eleven-strong team from Wilkinson Woodward will join hundreds of other fundraisers at the start line of this year's Overgate Hospice Colour Run in Savile Park.   Our team comprises Kelly Gill, Hayley Meskimmon, Heather...

Maureen and Penny tackle The Northumberland Mighty Hike

This weekend our Managing Director Maureen Cawthorn will be joining our Head of Family Law Penny Manock to walk in memory of our much loved colleague Liza Pickles. Organised by Macmillan, the 26-mile route starts at Alnwick Castle and ends at...

Thanks for helping Emily Lockwood to raise £1500 for charity

Last weekend, somewhere above an airfield in Peterborough, our intrepid legal secretary Emily Lockwood flung herself out of a plane at 10,000 feet. Her heart-stopping antics raised over £1500 and the proceeds will be split equally between...

Problems at work? Visit us for free employment law advice in Hebden Bridge on 12 July 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 1pm to 4pm on Friday 12 July 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge. Our employment law specialist James Hodgson will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: negotiating...

Free Legal Advice Service in Hebden Bridge 28 June 2019

Our next free legal advice clinic will run from 1pm to 4pm on Friday 28 June 2019 at the Upper Valley Community Hub in Hebden Bridge. Our Wills and Probate team will be on hand to offer free, expert legal advice on: Making a Will Powers of...