How to witness a Will during lockdown

How to witness a Will during lockdown

The rules around the correct witnessing of a Will are strict. If they are not complied with, the Will is not valid and relatives and loved ones may miss out on the inheritance that was intended for them. The requirements for signing a Will are set out in the Wills Act...
Increase in DIY Wills a cause for concern

Increase in DIY Wills a cause for concern

As the problems of the pandemic continue, there has been a huge rise in the number of people searching online for instructions on writing their own Will. With difficulties in visiting solicitors’ offices, it can be tempting to have a go at writing a Will yourself....
The Will of Euromillions £161M jackpot winner

The Will of Euromillions £161M jackpot winner

The Will of a lottery millionaire has been published following his death at the end of 2019. Colin Weir and his wife Chris won £161 million in 2011. Colin, who was 71 at the time of his death, was from Largs in North Ayrshire. The prize was one of the biggest ever in...