Adopted Children Missing Out on Mental Health Treatments

Common disorders, such as ADHD or conduct disorder, are being ‘grossly under-identified’ amongst adopted and fostered children, according to a new study by King’s College [...]

Tour de France; Improved Cycling Safety for Yorkshire?

The organisers of the 2014 Tour de France Grand have predicted that it will boost the soaring popularity of cycling in Britain and put Yorkshire on the global map, as they begin their final six [...]

69 Year Old Grandma Wins High Court Battle for Support

A Bradford pensioner has won a High Court battle against Bradford Council. She will now get financial support to care for her 11 year old granddaughter. Bradford fought the case all the way. HHJ [...]

How Much are Adopters told?

The tragic and challenging story of a couple’s experience of adoption was the subject of a report on Radio 5 Investigates with Adrian Goldberg on19th January. Nigel Priestley, Senior [...]

Divorcing? Beware the Death Trap!

Divorce is not the end of the world; death is.  If you are divorced – or are considering a divorce – then there are three things that you need to consider in relation to your estate [...]

Adoption Legal Centre Welcomes Adoption Helpline

The Adoption Legal Centre has welcomed the introduction of an Adoption Legal Helpline in the Yorkshire and Humber area. Samantha Sanders, a lawyer at the Adoption Legal Centre commented: “It is a [...]

Huddersfield Law Firm Starts 2014 on a Recruitment High

Winner of the Yorkshire Lawyer Awards 2013, Ridley & Hall, has started 2014 on a high with a variety of appointments and promotions across the organisation. Ruky Mahboob has been appointed as [...]

Children of Domestic Abuse Victims at Risk

A report by the Family Rights Group has highlighted the need for mothers facing domestic violence to get urgent skilled legal advice. Nigel Priestley, who is a Trustee of the Family Rights Group, [...]