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Pictons Supports Bedfordshire’s Unemployed

Leading regional award-winning law firm Pictons has given its active support to a group of locally unemployed people by helping them to become more proficient in a variety of interview situations. Teaming up with ASC Employment Training and Mentoring Services, Pictons joined a team of other high profile local businesses and organisations for a two…

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The Law Society Awards Pictons Solicitors Highest Accolade With Lexcel Accreditation

Leading regional and award-winning law firm Pictons Solicitors LLP has again been awarded the highest accolade from the Law Society with the Lexcel Practice Management Standard and the Lexcel Quality Mark, both confirming that Pictons is managed to a high standard and provides an excellent client service. The appraisers were particularly impressed with how the…

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Pictons Supports Walton High Careers Show

Leading regional and award-winning law firm Pictons gave its support to Walton High’s Career Show on March 16th to help inspire the school’s students to consider a career in law. Sukh Saini, Pictons’ Managing Partner says “We do as much as we can to give our support to young people and especially when we have…

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Botched Beauty – What To Do When Beauty Treatments Turn Ugly

Get ready for your close-up! We live in a selfie-obsessed Instagram/Facebook/tweeting world where everyone, from newborns to people in their 90s are being snapped and ‘papped’ for the internet. Being influenced by celebrities is nothing new and neither is wanting to look older if you’re a teen or trying to hold back the years as…

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Are Divorced or Separated Dads Missing Out on time with their Children?

A number of organisations have established themselves as representatives for the rights of fathers, whether divorced or separated from their families, to ensure that they get regular access to their children. One such body, Families Need Fathers, was set up to help dads who were facing limited child access to get the support and advice…

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Is The Buy To Let Boom About To Go Bust?

With only five weeks to go before a hike in stamp duty for buy to let property purchases there has been a massive increase in mortgage lending, the highest level in nine years, for buyers who want to get in before the 3% rise. Harshinder Hundal, a property legal specialist at the award winning and…

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Are DIY Wills Legal?

On the face of it, a do-it-yourself Will sounds like a good prospect. It’s cheap and easily bought in a shop like WH Smiths or on the internet. A ‘Last Will and Testament’ kit, as it is known, can cost as little as £20, which, if compared with the minimum cost you are likely to…

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