Why ‘Death Bed Wills’ Are Best Avoided

Traditionally people used to wait until they were on their death bed, or at least close to death, to set their affairs in order and make a Will. Sadly, and much to the distress of those left behind, even now people sometimes delay in considering what will happen to their property and finances until they […]

Doing Divorce the Ben and Jen way: Mediation and Collaboration

Divorce Mediation

Any self-respecting Hollywood A-lister  knows that privacy is a rare commodity when it comes to relationship break ups. Hence the media frenzy about the, well, lack of media frenzy surrounding  the recently announced marriage break up of Tinsel Town sweethearts Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner. Ben and Jen have three children aged 3, 6 and […]

The Bennett Griffin Swampies raise over £1,000 for Cancer Research!

Pretty Muddy RFL 1

On Saturday 4th July a team of ladies from Bennett Griffin (collectively known as the Bennett Griffin Swampies) and some of their friends and family took on the Pretty Muddy Race for Life in Brighton to raise money for Cancer Research UK.  The Pretty Muddy Race is an event consisting of a 5km muddy obstacle […]

Richard Adams Features in the Huffington Post

Our Head of the Family Department, Richard Adams, has been featured on the online website Huffington Post this weekend in a blog arguing why current surrogacy laws in the UK are both out of date and harmful to children. Surrogacy is an increasingly popular option for many couples who are otherwise unable to have children, […]

DIY Wills – What’s the Problem?

Death Bed Wills

DIY Wills are becoming increasingly popular. They are marketed as being a cost effective way of making a Will without the need to consult a legal professional. Some Will packs even boast that they are approved by a lawyer. So what are the problems with DIY Wills packs? The use of the term lawyer can […]

Bennett Griffin Get Pretty Muddy for Cancer Research

Pretty Muddy Photo - Before

On Saturday 4th July 2015 seven ladies from Bennett Griffin, known as the Bennett Griffin Swampies, will be getting muddy to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The Pretty Muddy race is an event whereby women of any ability can climb, jog and walk a 5km muddy obstacle course and the Bennett Griffin Swampies will […]

The St Barnabas House Night to Remember 2015 – What a Night!

St Barnabas Midnight Walk BG Volunteers

Saturday 27 June 2015 saw over 1,200 ladies from Worthing and the surrounding area gather at the Worthing Leisure Centre to take part in the eight St Barnabas House Night to Remember midnight walk. The women taking part could chose to walk a 7, 13.1 or 20 mile route in and around Worthing and were greeted […]