Did you know you can get part of your application fee back if you applied to register a power of attorney from 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2017?


Are you a talented secretary looking for a new challenge? Be part of a busy office and a friendly hardworking team.


Are you a talented secretary looking for a new challenge? Be part of a busy office and a friendly hardworking team. Legal experience is beneficial but training will be given.


We are pleased to announce, that in conjunction with Moore Stephens, we are sponsoring this years Tug of War at the Royal Isle of Wight County Show on Sunday 25th June taking place in the County Show Ground, Northwood.


WIN a pair of tickets to see the Nick Page quintet on 1st June as part of the Newport Jazz Weekend 2017.


All clients who instruct us in relation to purchasing a property within the month of June will receive a complimentary welcome home bag ..


We have a vacancy for a conveyancing secretary to cover maternity leave at our office in Newport.


Jane put down the phone with a huge smile on her face. She raced outside to Sue, in her excitement tripping over Fido, their brainless dog, saying, “We’ve got it!”. They danced a celebratory jig before reality kicked in...


For all house buying instruction in October, the buyers will receive a free welcome home bag filled with local produce upon completion.


Low interest rates mean there has never been a better time for first time buyers to take the initial step on to the property ladder.


Who wants to be a millionaire? You may have heard talk for some years of the inheritance tax limit being increades to £1 million. This is being introduced by the government but not everyone will qualify.


Compulsary registration of properties on the Land Registry was introduced on the Isle of Wight about 25 years ago. When people have owned their homes for longer than that, the land may remain unregistered.


Eldridges are proud to support a number of local charities and events and with their very own James Thorn being a jazz musician himself, are excited to be sponsoring the Newport Jazz Weekend for another year.


A team from Eldridges solicitors completed the annual Walk the Wight, part of the Isle of Wight Walking Festival to raise money for the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.


A team from Eldridges solicitors will again be taking part in the annual Walk the Wight to raise money for the Earl Mountbatten Hospice.


They say there is no such thing as a free lunch, but there is such a thing as a free will. Yes, it is perfectly possible, and legal, to make a will and pay nothing for it. Just write one yourself and hope it might be valid, although no-one can be sur


Eldridges Solicitors are proud to be supporting Shanklin Cricket Club for the next three seasons. Jim Thorn, Solicitor at Eldridges said: "We are delighted to be sponsoring a local team and hope to see the Club enjoy continued success in climbing up


We're all getting more frugal and with the introduction of a charge for bags at most stores, Eldridges are giving away a free bag for life with any booked appointment throughout March.


Now the new year has settled, it is a good time to consider reviewing the contents of your will. Wills generally contain directions as to the disposal o your body. Although only an expression of a wish, it is worth considering whether your will accur


Eldridges, solicitors with offices in Newport and Freshwater, organised a tour of the east wight for clients and industry colleagues to celebrate the festive season and 2015.


We'd like to congratulate a member of our team, Tamsin Verrinder, who recently passed her ILEX exams.


Eldridges solicitors was founded in 1832 and since then. we’ve been offering sympathetic and reliable advice to all our clients and in 2015, we decided to take on a new look and feel.


Family Mediation is a process in which a couple, or any other family members, agree to engage the services of a neutral third party to help them resolve issues arising from a relationship breakdown such as divorce, children issues and property and fi


Buying your first home can be exciting but hugely daunting. Here, Eldridges solicitor Jason Van der Helstraete answers those all-important questions.


The three most important things for a business start up are successful marketing, getting accountancy matters in order and getting legal matters right.


Mediation has long been accepted as an effective way of helping people discuss and resolve financial and children issues arising from separation. Since qualifying as a Mediator in 2010 I have seen first-hand the benefits which mediation can bring, bu


We all want our wishes to be carried out after our death. There are many matters to consider - who should look after my affairs, who should have my property, should I create a trust?


A trust can be useful if a person wants to give away property on death but does not want the recipient to own it.


Eldridges are pleased to confirm that following its merger with the practice of James Thorn & Co earlier in the year they are now able to offer a comprehensive service to clients with problems and disputes that need resolving. 


The new coalition Government has made a U-turn on its pledge to raise the inheritance tax threshold to £1m. Currently the inheritance tax threshold stands at £325,000, potentially allowing married couples to pass on £650,000 tax-free.


After 101 years Eldridges has closed its office in Ryde. The firm has consolidated its services across the two offices at Newport and Freshwater, with all the staff from Ryde transferring across. 


From 1 October 2011 the hourly rates for the National Minimum Wage have increased.  This applies to all employers that pay workers and/or apprentices.  Pay must not fall below the hourly rates which are set by statute.


Eldridges are running a series of free half hour appointments for anyone who needs employment law advice: employers or employees. This will take place on Wednesday, 20 February 2013 throughout the day.