1. Staff Profile: Suzy Seaby

    Here at WBW we value every one of our team members. Each member of staff has their own stories, motivations and reasons why they enjoy working for WBW. So we’ve decided to post a series of questions and answers with a staff member from one of our 6 offices. Today we talk to Suzy Seaby, Conveyancer, in…

  2. WBW Proudly Sponsor the Contemporary Craft Festival

    WBW Solicitors are delighted to be main sponsors of the exciting, vibrant and prestigious Contemporary Craft Festival, held in Bovey Tracey. The Contemporary Craft Festival was founded in 2003 and is a non-profit making company, they celebrated their 10th year in 2013. The event has grown from 4,000 to nearly 10,000 visitors since it started…

  3. General Election 2017: What changes can be expected in Health and Social Care from the main parties?

    It has been universally presented in the media that NHS and social care services are in a state of crisis – they are underfunded and need is continuing to grow on a background of our nation living longer. As we approach another General Election, the main parties have published their manifestos with proposals for this…

  4. Tracey Smashes London Marathon Target

    Tracey Granger from our Private Client team recently ran the 2017 London Marathon to raise money for Heart Research UK. Tracey and her partner both ran this year’s marathon, not only did Tracey raise a huge amount for charity but she also set a new personal best, finishing with a time of 4.06.41. Whilst running…

  5. WBW Team Wins National Professional Administrative Day Award

    The WBW Cashiers Department has been awarded an accolade by Property Search Group (PSG). On the 26th April, PSG, celebrated administrative professionals from across the country by hosting a ‘National Administrative Professionals Day’. A day in which companies can celebrate all those in roles who ensure their departments run smoothly. The cashiers department were nominated…

  6. WBW Supports Disadvantaged and Disabled Children in Torbay

    We are delighted to announce that WBW Solicitors will continue to support the fantastic work that Circus Starr provide to families across the UK. Circus Starr is an independent, charitable organisation that supports disadvantaged and disabled children in their communities. It provides new opportunities for children and their families to enjoy the spectacle of live…

  7. WBW Helps to Raise £2,780 for City Tribute

    Exeter’s legal community gathered in Southernhay yesterday, for a charity cheque presentation. The legal community has raised over £2,500 for the creation of a permanent cultural tribute to the buildings that perished in last year’s Cathedral Yard fire. David Charlesworth, partner and head of farms & estates, was featured in the Southernhay Life Painting. The…

  8. WBW Solicitors and Charles Stanley support Exeter City Korfball Club

    WBW Solicitors and Charles Stanley support Exeter City Korfball Club, who in turn support Ugandan youth football. Korfball is a mixed-team ball sport that brings together aspects of netball, handball and basketball. The Exeter Korfball Club (ECKC) has been running since 2003 and now fields two teams in the South West Korfball League. Exeter City…

  9. WBW Solicitors Proud Sponsors of The Contemporary Craft Festival

    WBW Solicitors is delighted to be main sponsors of the exciting, vibrant and prestigious Bovey Tracey Contemporary Craft Festival. With WBW’s values centred within the local community, becoming involved with the Festival marries perfectly with our wish to support local talent and endeavours. The Contemporary Craft Festival came about when three Bovey Tracey craft businesses…

  10. Staff Profile: Anthony Fripp

    Here at WBW we value every one of our team members. Each member of staff has their own stories, motivations and reasons why they enjoy working for WBW. So we’ve decided to post a series of questions and answers with a staff member from one of our 6 offices. Today we talk to Anthony Fripp, Partner and…

  11. WBW Solicitors Announces Associate Promotion

    South West law firm WBW Solicitors has announced the promotion of Matthew Cooper to associate solicitor in its Private Client department. Matthew specialises in all areas of Private Client work and, in particular, advises on Wills, Probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Registering Enduring Powers of Attorney and Estate Planning. He said: “I am proud to…

  12. WBW Solicitors Support HMS DRAKE Charity Bike Ride

    Four serving members of the Royal Navy based at HMNB Devonport will undertake a charity bike ride from HMS Drake to Twickenham. The objective of this charity event is to ride 500 miles in 5 days visiting ten Premiership Rugby Clubs en-route to the Rugby Football Union Headquarters. The event will coincide with this years…

  13. WBW Supports the Exeter Fire Fundraiser

    Following the devastating Cathedral Yard fire in October 2016, WBW Solicitors has joined forces with other Exeter city law firms to help raise money to go towards the Devon Community Foundation. Property Search Group wanted to raise money by commissioning and auctioning a painting of ‘Southernhay Life’, created by Devon artist and illustrator Sara Nunan….

  14. Ensuring Sufficient Money for the Catastrophically Injured

    Ensuring Sufficient Money for the Catastrophically Injured By Jane Couch I write having watched the 10 o’clock news on 27th February 2017. The report concerned a decision by the Lord Chancellor to lower the “Discount Rate”, used to calculate lump sum pay-outs in personal injury / medical negligence cases to minus .75 percent, from 2.5%….