Month: January 2020

You can’t claim against the weather so who is liable for falls this winter?

29 January 2020

Believe it or not, but on average, we spend a third of our adult lives at work. And whether you’re on a building site, inside a busy factory or tapping away at the keyboard in the office, accidents can and do happen. For many of us, we’ll end up making our way through our working lives (fingers crossed) pretty safely. But with a staggering 30,000 personal injury claims issued in county and magistrates courts last year, it never hurts to be prepared.

Winners of the 2020 competition to be displayed on 13- 15th March at Peter Pears Gallery in Aldeburgh

29 January 2020

Young Art East Anglia is an annual art competition for Suffolk’s primary school pupils, that raises money for Cancer Research UK. This year’s judge, Suffolk based artist Mimi Nicholson, will choose highly commended from different age categories plus first, second and third placed pieces which will then be professionally framed. About 350 selected art will be displayed at the Peter Pears Gallery in Aldeburgh. Winners are notified by late February.

Second consecutive Outstanding rating for Christies Care

15 January 2020

Christies Care, one of the largest providers of 24-hour, 7-day a week care in the UK, has been awarded the prestigious ‘Outstanding’ rating for the second consecutive time following a Care Quality Commission inspection.

New year, new you: Lawyer outlines what to look out for to avoid injury at the gym

15 January 2020

Unsurprisingly gym memberships are set to surge now we are in the New Year as many Brits look to shift the Christmas weight and start 2020 on a healthier note. With 12% of new gym members signing up in January, it is no surprise that the top New Year’s resolutions surround getting fit. But a leading lawyer has urged those undertaking new fitness regimes to take precautions to prevent themselves from injury.

Suffolk audiologists say: “Love your hearing”

15 January 2020

February is a month where love is in the air, and one local audiology company is encouraging the public to truly connect with their loved ones by taking action against hearing loss.