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Light Up New Mills

This year the annual New Mills Festival has gone digital and instead of the usual annual lantern procession, this weekend Friday 25th to Sunday 27th September, they are planning to light up the whole of New Mills by transforming the streets into magical, illuminated galleries!  ‘Light up New Mills’ will be a weekend of creativity that everyone can take […]


Data Protection – returning to work during COVID-19

With more businesses set to return to work from 4th July, employers are asking whether they are allowed under data protection legislation to ask employees about their health. Under data protection legislation, health data is ‘special category data’ and is afforded additional protections. The Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham has said “Data protection does not stop […]


Flower Show at Tatton Park

The 17th of July sees the start of the  RHS flower show at Tatton Park. We will be at our Knutsford office (at the King St entrance to the park) every day and have goody bags to give away to the first 20 show visitors who come and see us on each of the days*. Here […]


Launch of The Christie at Macclesfield fund raising appeal

We were really honoured to be invited to attend the launch of The Christie at Macclesfield fund raising appeal. The Christie are looking to raise £23 million to build a state of the art cancer centre in the grounds of Macclesfield Hospital. This centre will help patients who live in Cheshire, North Staffordshire and the […]


Dormant funds donation to The Christie

2018 has seen Chafes Hague Lambert Solicitors donate an amazing £46,872.41 of dormant funds to The Christie Charitable Fund. A valuable contribution to the £15.4 million they raised in 2017/18, as recently reported in their annual Impact Report, in which Chafes Hague Lambert received a special thankyou from the team at The Christie. The donations […]


Congratulations to our newly qualified Solicitor

We are proud to say a massive congratulations to Almas Patankar who qualified as a Solicitor today (1st November). Almas started working for Chafes Hague Lambert in 2014 as a paralegal in Investment Property while studying for her Graduate Diploma of Law and Legal Practice Course which she did following her Chemistry degree at University […]


Chafes Hague Lambert awarded consecutive listing in the latest edition of the Legal 500

Chafes Hague Lambert are delighted that our Commercial Property and Corporate and Commercial teams have again been  awarded Tier 3 listings in the Legal 500 UK Solicitors.     The Legal 500 is the leading guide to law firms and solicitors in the UK and the listings offers those buying legal services reliable and up-to date […]


Doubling Ground Rent

Home owners who own leasehold property with doubling ground rent clauses have found it increasingly difficult to keep up with payments as the ground rent increases over time and becomes unmanageable. Mortgage companies have become very wary of lending in respect of these properties as a result. This has caused homeowners within certain housing developments […]


Our 2016-17 fund raising

Over the last 12 months the teams across all offices have been working hard and having fun to raise money for their chosen 2016-17 charity of the year which was Crossroads Derbyshire. The charity is a voluntary organisation dedicated to helping women and children break free from domestic abuse.  They also offer outreach support to men. Through […]


Marie Curie Daffodil lunch raises over £2900

This years Marie Curie Daffodil lunch, which saw our 10th year of sponsoring, has been another great event and raised over £2900. Held at the Deanwater Hotel in Woodford the money raised from the lunch will help support local Marie Curie nurses, who provide nursing care to terminally ill patients in their own homes 24 hours […]