Harold Stock & Co have been based at Pole Lane in Failsworth for longer than we care to remember. The office has served us extremely well over the years and we have built up a loyal client base in the area. Over the past few years, we have started to outgrow the offices, not just in size but in … [Read more...] about We are on the move!
Stamp Duty Relief The government has increased the lower stamp duty threshold to £500,000 for property sales in England and Northern Ireland. That means any property purchases below the new level will not need to pay stamp duty as long as the transaction is completed before 31 March … [Read more...] about Boost for the housing market with Stamp Duty Holiday
The Government have today published guidelines aimed at getting the housing market back in action. Due to the continuing requirements for social distancing, this is by no means "business as usual". However, it is enough to ease the deadlock caused by the tough and necessary lockdown conditions … [Read more...] about Housing Market given the “green light” by the Government
Kirsty Dunn Harold Stock & Co are proud to support Child Flight in their magical event taking place next week, when disadvantaged children and those with disabilities from local Mossley Primary Schools will take to the skies over “Lapland”. Chartered Legal Executive, Kirsty Dunn, has … [Read more...] about Child Flight 2019
Looking out to a damp, dark Manchester morning it is hard to believe that we are now officially in holiday season! Managing leave for your staff is one thing, but have you also considered if you are paying workers correctly when they are on holiday? The rights surrounding annual leave and holiday … [Read more...] about Holiday Pay: Could your business be at risk?
Last week, our Stockport office were fortunate enough to receive a visit from members of the Stockport County F.C. Team together with the Vanarama National League North trophy. On Saturday 27th April 2019, a 3-0 win at Nuneaton saw Stockport County claim their first league title in 52 … [Read more...] about Harold Stock & Co welcome the Vanarama National League North Trophy
We held a Virtual Cycle on 20th November 2018 at our Stockport office to raise funds for Brake, the Road Safety Charity. Collectively, we cycled 100.05km and have raised £210 so far. You can still donate to our Fundraising … [Read more...] about Harold Stock & Co show their pedal power for Road Safety Week
Our staff are taking part in a virtual cycle event on 20th November 2018 between 10am and 2pm at our Stockport office. There will be a charity bake sale on the day and a prize draw. Donations can be made on our Go Fund Me page www.gofundme.com/haroldstockvirtualcycle. All funds raised will … [Read more...] about Virtual Cycle Challenge – 20th November 2018
November is Will Aid month and Francesca Rigby from our Stockport office will be taking part this year. Will Aid is an annual fundraising event involving 9 of the UK's leading charities. With the support of the legal profession, donating their time and skill, people are encouraged to have a will … [Read more...] about Will Aid 2018
Harold Stock & Co are delighted to welcome Francesca Rigby into their successful Private Client team. Francesca will be based in the firm's Stockport office. Francesca studied Criminology and Social Policy at Manchester University and then went on to study at BPP Law School achieving … [Read more...] about Private Client team boosted by new recruit
Most popular day for marriages sees local Solicitor campaign to raise awareness of the common-law marriage myth Saturday 18 August has been reported as the most common day in 2018 to tie the knot in the UK. However, since the early 1970s, the number of people actually getting married has … [Read more...] about The most popular day for marriage
Headteacher, Stuart Marshall with Kirsty Dunn (R) and Alex Newman (L) Former pupils, Kirsty Dunn and Alex Newman went back to school this morning to take part in the Mossley Hollins High School Futures Event. This is the 4th year running that Kirsty and Alex have assisted the school by … [Read more...] about Mossley Hollins Futures Event 2018