C&T Posts

April 13, 2020

Some great news for the Housing Market..

Housing Secretary, Robert Jenick, has announced new guidelines this week which will “allow the housing market to resume”.  The industry is now returning to work under […]
March 30, 2020


 Coronavirus: COVID-19 In view of the government restrictions relating to the above our switchboard is now closed as is our office to the public. A small […]
March 19, 2020


 Coronavirus: COVID-19 Whilst the challenges that we face as a result of coronavirus are unprecedented, Cook and Talbot continues to remain open and the services that […]
October 31, 2019

Light at the end of the tunnel for Probate delays

HMCTS have this week have stated that the probate system should be back to normal within  a matter of weeks, however many solicitors remain sceptical. Following […]
October 10, 2019

Macmillan Coffee Morning

On 27th September Cook & Talbot joined the world’s biggest coffee morning to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Some of us baked it and some […]
September 26, 2019

Suspension of parliament halts probate fees hike

Private client practitioners have welcomed the lapse of a motion to increase probate fees following the recent suspension of parliament. The fees, which are currently set […]
April 24, 2019

Probate Registry delays causing chaos

We have recently seen a significant increase in the time taken by the Probate Registry in issuing Grants, caused by government cuts and the implication of […]