Solicitor Press Releases and downloads

Read about the latest developments at Bonallack & Bishop. Our latest press releases are listed below. If you are interested in finding out more about the news stories or our legal services, please contact Ben Coombs, Marketing Assistant, on (Salisbury) 01722 422300 or email

Previous Press Releases


Forces Help to buy loan schemeBonallack & Bishop have welcomed the Government's move to help military personnel own their own home through the new Forces Help to Buy scheme May 2014
Free Wills for Over 75s in May 2014Bonallack & Bishop are working with Age UK in Salisbury and Amesbury to offer free wills to those over the age of 75 in May 2014May 2014
Breast Cancer Screening Recall at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital Denise Broomfield talks about the recent events at Bournemouth Hospital, and offers advice to those affectedMay 2013
Free Wills for Over 75s in March 2013Bonallack & Bishop are working with Age UK Salisbury and Andover to offer free wills to those over the age of 75 in March 2013February 2013
Free Conveyancing if England win the Euro 2012Bonallack & Bishop are offering free conveyancing if England win the Euro 2012

April 2012

Free Wills for the Over 75'sBonallack & Bishop are working with Age UK to offer free wills to the over 75's during March 2012Feb 2012
Employment Tribunal Claims - A Very Real Risk To Local EmployersNewly published stats show the risk Employment Tribunals pose to employers. Nigel Mills explains why.Sep 2011
Further Event For Business Owners Serious About Business GrowthBonallack & Bishop return to the South Wilts Expo 2011 with Vector for another V Den eventJuly 2011
Exciting Event Taking Place In June 2011Special breakfast event taking place on Monday 13th June 2011 at Holiday Inn, AmesburyMay 2011
Free Wills For The Over 75'sBetween 6-10th June 2011 Free Wills For The Over 75's available by appointment in our Salisbury OfficeMay 2011
Business Fears New Retirement Age RegulationsNew retirement age regulations will affect your businessApril 2011
Free Wills Surgery for Families of Children with Learning DisabilitiesGill Bassett, one of our experienced Wills Solicitors offers advice on how best to provide for your childMarch 2011
Now is the Right Time To Extend Your LeaseAdvice from our Head of Property, Georgina WaltersFeb 2011
Profitability Seminar SuccessLocal businesses benefit from seminarFeb 2011
New Conveyancing LawyerCaroline Chandler joins Bonallack & Bishop's Conveyancing TeamJan 2011
Maximise Profit and Cut SpendingFREE Seminar for local business ownersJan 2011
Do Legal Microsites Work?Interview with Internet Newsletter for Lawyers and LawDec 2010
Don't Let Romance Cloud Your JudgementAre You Aware of the Legal Implications of Living Together?Nov 2010
Unmarried Couples Should PrepareSolicitors Recommend Taking Advice when CohabitingNov 2010
Trusts and Wills VulnerableTrusts and wills are vulnerable to latest CGT rate, warns Tim BishopNov 2010
Bournemouth Seminar SuccessTim Bishop speaks at well received seminar in DorsetNov 2010
Landmark Prenuptial Agreement RulingFollowing the Supreme Court ruling, are Prenups set to hit the UK?Oct 2010
Unmarried Couples Need to PrepareThe importance of cohabitation agreementsOct 2010
Equality Act 2010The Equality Act 2010 comes into force on 1st Oct 2010, bringing a lot of changes to discrimination law. Is your business ready?Sept 2010
Free Seminar for Business Owners7 Successful Local Business People tell you how you can Increase Profits and Decrease SpendingSept 2010
Unregulated Will Writers – the DangersThe risks of using a Will Writing ServiceAugust 2010
Employment Tribunals on the UpWhy the latest Employment Tribunal Statistics could mean bad news for employersJuly 2010
The World Cup and Your WorkersHow to keep your employees happy during this summer's Football World CupMay 2010
HIPS are HistoryAdvice re Abolishment of HIPsMay 2010
Free Online Intellectual Property Seminar for Web DesignersLunchtime webinar for web designers uncertain of their IP rightsApril 2010
V-Den in SalisburyDragon's Den workshop for business owners comes to SalisburyApril 2010
We're celebrating! Salisbury Breakfast Club is two years oldAnd we're pleased to offer a free breakfast to the first 70 people to registerApril 2010
Bonallack & Bishop now offering mediation servicesAmanda Trappes-Lomax qualifies as Family MediatorFeb 2010
V-Den Comes to WarminsterEntreprenurial Workshop for fast-track business ownersFeb 2010
Andover Solicitors Run Two Free EventsA free breakfast club followed by a free entrepreneurial workshop

Jan 2010

Snow Advice for EmployersEmployer's Rights during Bad WeatherJan 2010
New Year's Resolutions for BusinessesLegal precautions we recommend all businesses takeDec 2009
Law Firms MergeDetails of our merger with local, specialist Intellectual Property Law Firm TrapnellsDec 2009
Free Staffing Essentials SeminarWe are running another FREE seminar for all those who want to hire, manage and keep the best staff for their business.Oct 2009
Cut Price Land RegistrationWhy you should consider registering your land with the Land RegistrySept 2009
Three Towns Breakfast ClubWe are launching a new business networking club to offer Warminster, Westbury and Frome businesses relaxed networking in an informal atmosphere on Thursday 17th SeptemberAugust 2009
Prepare for Recovery Free SeminarDetails of our next free seminar for businesses, to be held on Tuesday 29th SeptemberAugust 2009
Employment Law Risks As the number of Employment Tribunals increases, read some advice from our specialist August 2009
New Member of Management TeamRead about our new Business Development ManagerAugust 2009
What a Scorcher!Tips from Alan Jenner, 
employment solicitor, on working practices during high temperatures
July 2009
Our 5th Office opens in WarminsterWe are pleased and excited to open the firm's 5th office in WarminsterJune 2009
2 New SolicitorsDespite the recession, we continue to grow and have recently taken on new solicitors in our commercial and personal injury departments.June 2009
New Business Start-Up FairRead about the first Salisbury Business Start-Up Fair, to be held on 30th JuneMay 2009
News from the Relationship PeopleA year on, find out how successful the B&B and Relationship People Partnership isMay 2009
Free Wills for the Over-75sDetails of a special promotion we will be running in our Andover office from May 11-15th 2009April 2009
Is it Time to Extend Your Lease?Find out why now might be time to extend your lease, and details of our specialist seminarApril 2009
Shepton Mallet Colonoscopy Misdiagnosis Report ReleasedRead our comments on the results of the investigation into the Colonoscopy Misdiagnoses at Shepton Mallet.April 2009
Salisbury Solicitors go Yummy for MoneyStaff at Bonallack & Bishop's Salisbury Office raised over £300 for Comic ReliefMarch 2009
Free Relationship Counselling comes to Andover Legal SurgeryThe Happy Relationship Company extend their free counselling service to the Bonallack & Bishop free legal surgery in Andover Feb 2009
Alternatives to Redundancy

Alan Jenner, employment solicitor, offers some tips to help you avoid making your staff redundant during the current financial crisis.

Feb 2009
Relationship problems?Colin Carnegy, Head of Family Law at Bonallack & Bishop and Nigel Heath of the Happy Relationship Company offer legal and emotional advice at a difficult time of year.

Jan 2009

Salisbury Solicitors offer FREE Wills for the Over-75s WeekDetails of a special promotion the Wills & Probate team at our Salisbury office will be running from 12-16th January 2009Jan 2009
FREE Salisbury law firm seminar - the Recession BusterWe are pleased to announce that we will be running another free seminar on Monday 19th January 2009, aimed at helping businesses to fight the recession and win.Dec 2009

Colonoscopy Misdiagnoses

Solicitor Denise Broomfield, Head of Clinical Negligence, discusses the recent revelation of up to 600 incorrect diagnoses following colonoscopies at the NHS Clinic in Shepton Mallet, Somerset, and promotes our legal advice helpline and free clinic for those affected.

Dec 2008

13 Ways to Protect Your Business Free Salisbury Seminar

Details of our FREE seminar on Monday 24th November

Oct 2008

Property Press Release

Buying a home is still desirable, says Georgina Walters, Head of Property at Bonallack & Bishop.

Oct 2008

 V-Den 2 Announced

After the fantastic feedback from V-Den 1 in June, we are thrilled to announce that we will be running the event again on Thursday 6th November.

Oct 2008

Andover Breakfast Club Success

Over 80 people attended the first Andover Breakfast Club in September.

Oct 2008

Property Leases Top Tips

6 Top Tips from Georgina Walters, our Head of Property

Aug 2008

Andover Breakfast Club

Following the success of the Salisbury Breakfast Club, we are pleased to announce the launch of the Andover Breakfast Club on the second Tuesday of the month, starting September at the Hampshire Golf Club.

Aug 2008

V-Den comes to Salisbury

Entreprenurial workshop for fast-track business owners comes to Salisbury

June 2008

New Salisbury Breakfast Club a Success

The first gathering of the newly-created Salisbury Breakfast Club attracted 76 people to the city's Millford Hall Hotel

Apr 2008

 The Happy Relationship

Salisbury Law Firm Bonallack & Bishop team up with the Happy Relationship Company to offer a new and unusual free service for 'Relationships in Distress'

Apr 2008

Employment Law Seminar

Salisbury lawyers Bonallack and Bishop Solicitors and Require Recruitment team up to bring you the benefits of their knowledge for this free seminar on the pitfalls of employment law and recruiting the right people for the job.

Apr 2008

Bad Debt Rise

In 2007, judgements against businesses for bad debts in England and wales reached their highest level since 2001 increasing to 185,395 according to the latest statistics from the registry trust, the company which collects judgement information in the UK.

Apr 2008


For the last three years Denise Broomfield, a solicitor specialising in spinal injury claims for victims of accidents including medical accidents at Bonallack and Bishop Solicitors has arranged live music to be taken into the duke of cornwall spinal treatment centre in Salisbury.

Mar 2008

Salisbury Business Breakfast Club

A new breakfast club for local businesses will be launched on April Fools day, Tuesday April 1, 200. The Salisbury Business Club will meet on the first tuesday of every month at 8am in the Milford Hall Hotel, Salisbury providing an opportunity for informal networking.

Mar 2008

Amber Therapy

Salisbury Solicitors Bonallack and Bishop have taken the view that happy and relaxed staff deliver the best service to its clients. They teamed up with Jan Colburn from Amber Therapy based in Saslisbury to have onsite massage available to their staff once a month where they can have a stress beating treatment for 20 minutes.

Mar 2008

New Salisbury Solicitor- Alan Jenner

Bonallack and Bishop Solicitors are expanding rapidly and have taken on another commercial solicitor. Alan Jenner qualified as a solicitor in 1968 he then worked for large commercial firms, Eversheds in Birmingham, Burges Salmon in Bristol and for the last six years Alan worked at Bennets, a commercial practice near Bristol airport.

Mar 2008

Solicitor's Warning to Motorists

According to Salisbury solicitors Bonallack and Bishop, motorists are now more likely to be prosecuted for careless or dangerous driving unless they change their ways.

Feb 2008

Andover solicitors drop legal aid

Solicitors Bonallack and Bishop, who until recently were the biggest providers of family legal aid locally, have announced that they have given up all family legal aided work at their Andover office.

Feb 2008

Law firm recruits 2 from the city

A programme of expansion at a Salisbury law firm has seen the appointment of two former London solicitors and the launch of a range of new services for businesses.  

Jan 2008

Amesbury Family Surgery

Bonallack and Bishop Solicitors are doing it again with another of their already hugely successful free legal surgeries

Jan 2008

Logon to New Seminar  click here to listen to this webinar

Listen to the latest online seminar - Credit Control and Debt Recovery by clicking on the headphone icon. Speakers were Mike Brown, Trinity Accountants and Tim Bishop, Senior Partner

Nov 2007

Solicitors Fear Legal Aid System 'Collapse'

Tim Bishop has hit out at a system that has forced his firm to give up legally aided family work at its Salisbury office.

Oct 2007

Business Recycling is too much Hard Work

Tim Bishop writes to the Journal Postbag about his frustration about not being able to get his business waste paper recycled

Oct 2007

New Legal Powers are Complicated

Jane Davey, Wills and Probate Solicitor explains the real concerns among solicitors, social services and other agencies that these new changes will leave highly vulnerable people without protection.

Oct 2007

South Wiltshire Business Expo 2007

Salisbury law firm Bonallack & Bishop take part for the first time in Expo as they look forward to being part of the winning formula.

Sept 2007

Debt Recovery and Credit Control Webinar

Bonallack & Bishop's latest online seminar with guest speakers Mike Brown, Trinity Accountants and Louise Howard from Salisbury Chamber of Commerce

Sept 2007

Mental Capacity Act Training Seminar

On October 1st 2007 the Mental Capacity Act was brought about wholesale changes in the ways individuals can appoint other people to act for them if they become incapacita

Sept 2007

175th Birthday Party Celebrations PDF

Salisbury law firm Bonallack & Bishop hold a Birthday Bash celebrating 175 years of business incorporating Pye-Smiths.

Sept 2007

Mergers 10 Points you Should Consider PDF

Tim Bishop has successfully negotiated 5 mergers and writes the factors that you should consider when thinking about a merger.

Aug 2007

Another Great Concert   PDF

Salisbury Solicitor and spinal cord injury specialist, Denise Broomfield organised a concert for the patients of the Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre in Salisbury.

Aug 2007

Disciplinary Procedures Webinar click here to listen to this webinar

Gareth Jones, Head of Litigation presented the 2nd of our webinars on the subject of disciplinary procedures.  Please click on the headphone to listen to the recording.

July 2007

Legal Eagles Join Big Bike Ride for NSPCC PDF

Amanda Harper and Jason Copp, Collaborative Lawyers from Bonallack & Bishop both took part in this worthy event.

July 2007

Panic Response Leaves Feeling of 'No Confidence'

Tim Bishop is appalled at our u-turn government with regard the delay of Home Information Packs.

July 2007

Exciting New World of Webinars

Bonallack & Bishop host their first online seminar on e-commerce distance selling regulations.

June 2007

Estate Agents Care for their Clients

Salisbury law firm Bonallack & Bishop complete a HIP survey of Estate Agents and discover what they really think.

May 2007

13 Ways to Grow your Business held in Ringwood

Speakers Stephen Sellers of Grant sellers, Adele Dethick, Commercial Solicitor of Bonallack & Bishop and Tim Bishop, Senior Partner discuss Strategic Planning, Marketing, Employment and Reducing Costs at this popular seminar.

Mar 2007

Innovative Solicitors Launch Webinar Programme

In choosing Technilink - DigitalMeeting as our audio web partners Tim Bishop said "We are very excited about the possibilities opening up for us.

Feb 2007

Can your Solicitor drive a Fork Lift Truck?

Talented staff at Salisbury law firm Bonallack & Bishop show what else they can do.

Feb 2007

Solicitor Slams Legal Aid Cuts

Tim Bishop slammed Governments proposals changes in Legal Aid in the BBC's flagship current affairs programme 'The Politics Show'

Feb 2007

Amanda Harper Collaborative Lawyer

Amanda is fully committed to resolving matrimonial disputes without going to court.

Feb 2007

25 Years Loyal Service

Staff celebrate with Mary Hunt her fabulous 25 years of working for Bonallack & Bishop Solicitors Incorporating Pye-Smiths.

Jan 2007

Solicitor Plants 6000 Trees for Christmas

Tim Bishop, Senior Partner, shows thought and consideration into ways of minimising impact on the environment.

Nov 2006

Appointment of Adele Dethick – Commercial SolicitorRapidly growing Salisbury firm Bonallack & Bishop have appointed Solicitor Adele Dethick to their Commercial Team.Nov 2006
How Age Discrimination Could Affect Local BusinessLocal business leaders were told how the new ageism legislation could affect employers at an Andover Chamber of Commerce seminar held on 31 October 2006.Nov 2006
13 Ways to Grow Your Business held in AndoverSalisbury based Solicitors Bonallack & Bishop are hosting a free seminar at their officesNov 2006
Marketing & Business Development Coordinator AppointedSalisbury’s leading firm of Solicitors Bonallack and Bishop has appointed
Elizabeth Granville-Sharp as their Marketing and Business Development
Nov 2006
Witches of East StreetWarm hearted Administration Staff from Bonallack and Bishop Solicitors in AndoverNov 2006
Viv Williams InterviewLaw firms should invest three per cent of
their annual turnover on marketing
July 2006
Local Professionals Join Forces to Raise Money for Naomi HouseSalisbury based solicitors Bonallack & Bishop and Estate Agents McKillop & Gregory donated a conveyancing package worth over £5,000June 2006
The Cost of Sick DaysThe cost of sick days is now estimated to be £1.7 billion a yearJune 2006
13 Ways to Grow Your Business held in SalisburySalisbury based solicitors Bonallack & Bishop are hosting a free seminar at the Milford Hall HotelMay 2006
Laugh with a Law FirmLegal eagles are turning to humour to try to shake off their dusty imageMay 2006
Landlord Licensing Now in EffectThe licensing regime for landlords offering homes for multiple occupation, brought in under the 2004 Housing Act, has now come into effectMay 2006
Relocation of Andover OfficesThe areas fastest growing solicitors have now moved offices.Feb 2006

Business Link - Debt Recovery

DTI estimate that at least 10,000 businesses fail each year as a result of late payment of invoices from their customers.

First quarter

Gareth Jones appointed Visiting LecturerSalisbury based solicitor Gareth Jones, has been appointed as a Visiting Lecturer by The College of Law based in London.Aug 2005
Solicitors Appoint Marketing ManagerRapidly expanding Salisbury solicitors, Bonallack & Bishop, have now appointed a full time Marketing ManagerAug 2005
Denise Broomfield’s admission to the Spinal Injuries Association PanelBonallack and Bishop Solicitors are delighted to announce that the solicitor who heads their Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence department, Denise Broomfield has been accepted on to the Spinal Inquiries Association specialist solicitor’s panel.Aug 2005
New Legislation affecting EmployersThe Civil Partnership Act 2004 and parts of the Disability discrimination Act 2005 have now come into force.Last quarter 2005
Solicitors launch new inter-active websiteBonallack & Bishop, Salisbury’s fastest growing Solicitors have announced the launch of a new inter-active websiteDec 2005



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