The Knights’ Trail Visits Sills & Betteridge

The Knights’ Trail Visits Sills & Betteridge In the run up to the 2017 Knights’ Trail our Aquis House offices will be home to a Baron and Knight. Come and visit them in our office until Friday, when they will be moving on in preparation for the trail. Sills & Betteridge partner John Mitchell said: “We are delighted to have the Baron and the Knight in our reception for a fortnight. We are very grateful to Rob Applewhite from Lincs Archiving for arranging for them to be with us. Sills very much wanted to take part in the celebrations of the 800th Anniversary of the Battle of Lincoln and the Sealing of…

Neighbours’ Row Over Garden Shed Costs £140,000

Neighbours’ Row Over Garden Shed Costs £140,000 Disagreements between neighbours can usually be resolved with a little legal advice and goodwill on both sides. However, in one case where that sadly did not happen, a homeowner was left facing a six-figure legal costs bill after an abortive attempt to make an elderly couple move their garden shed and raised flower bed. The man claimed that the structures encroached on a right of way giving access to the rear of his property. A land conveyance dating back to 1923 stated that the right of way should be 16 feet in width and he launched proceedings on the basis that the shed…