Tag: dewsbury

Points to Consider When Buying a Second Home

Ten key points to consider when buying a second home for your own use or as a buy-to-let investment To buy-to-let or not to buy-to-let, that is a difficult question! It can be quite a conundrum for people with capital to invest who are dithering between the stock market or bricks and mortar. Since April …

More Care Needed

Mr A was in his car, stationary at a junction. He was waiting for traffic to clear to be able to pull onto the main carriageway. As he was waiting a car came down the road behind him. Unfortunately for Mr A, the driver of that car was not driving with the necessary care and …

Need A Second Opinion??

Mrs S was at work. It was a training day and staff were moving around the premises from room to room taking part in training exercises. Her employer had provided refreshments including bottled water. As Mrs S was walking to her next venue she slipped and fell on water that had been spilled on the …

Steering Unassistance

On this particular day Mr W was allocated a different works van, which had been fitted with a steering wheel adaptation. It shouldn't have been. The company does not allow them, but they knew it had been fitted. As the steering wheel turned the adaptation struck Mr W's hand and dislocated his thumb. After we …

Collapsing Clothes Rail

Shopping is not normally a hazardous activity - well, apart from maybe to to your bank balance. But, it certainly turned out to be a painful day out for Miss T when she went to do clothes shopping. Having tried on some outfits, Miss w came out of the changing rooms and went to hang …

Bus!!! Stop!!!

STOP would have been excellent advice for the driver of the car that drove headlong into the front of the bus that Mr S was driving. Unfortunately he didn't and hit the front of the bus at high speed whilst driving the wrong way along the road. After we have put Mr s's claim, the …

Roundabout Wrongdoings

Miss S was a passenger in her boyfriends car. They were travelling around a roundabout. As they were doing so a car drove straight through a junction into the roundabout and straight into the side of their car. The other driver was very aggressive when they got out of their vehicle, insisting the accident was …

Westival Returns

The ever popular music and beerĀ festival returns from 02 September forĀ 3 free fun days of some great local music talent. Plus plenty of real ales to try and enjoy. This year the event is supporting Kirklees Music School as it's nominated charity, with musicians from he charity performing on the stage. There will also be …

Dewsbury Canal Festival

The ever popular Dewsbury canal festival is once again taking place at the Dewsbury marina off Mill Street East just outside the town centre on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 July. Running from 10:00 until 16:00 each day. The event celebrates the canal and waterways of the Dewsbury area. Visitors can enjoy a free ride …