Have you suffered a severe allergic reaction to your hair dye?…. You could be entitled to compensation

Have you had an allergic reaction as a result of colouring your hair with dye containing para-phenylenediamine (PPD) ? Some people have reported an almost immediate sensation of severe...

November 2nd 2011 | Read More »

Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill

On 10th September 2011 our Mike Cattermole attended the Member of Parliament for Durham City, Roberta Blackman-Woods’ surgery to discuss the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill...

October 12th 2011 | Read More »

Charity Boat Race

In May 2011 the staff from Sweeney Miller took part in a Charity Boat Race to raise money for Disability North. Disability North is a free Independent Living Service  which promotes...

August 30th 2011 | Read More »

Probate Assistance- Bank or Solicitor?

Look at what the major UK banks have done for our economy! As a result of their seemingly reckless speculation (a position agreed by all major politicians) the banks...

November 8th 2010 | Read More »

Property Market in the North East

Major indices, such as Nationwide and Halifax, suggest property prices have fallen across the country. That trend has been mirrored in Co. Durham, Sunderland and Washington property, and on...

November 7th 2010 | Read More »

Accidents at Work – Some Settlements

Our specialist team of solicitors have settled a number of cases recently. Work takes many forms – and the type of accident that can occur is equally varied. Here...

November 4th 2010 | Read More »

Some Summer Settlements – RTA

Details of the many settlements of road accident claims this Summer include:- £6,800 + for whiplash injury and an element of car hire for South Shields man. £5,600 +...

November 2nd 2010 | Read More »

Conveyancing boost of 53%

Sweeney Miller’s conveyancing department has seen a 53% increase in instructions in the first 9 months of 2010 over the same period in 2009. Conveyancing partner Paul Miller says...

October 25th 2010 | Read More »

£14,000 compensation for accident at work

A Washington, Tyne & Wear man recently received a compensation payout of £14,000 for injuries suffered in an accident at work. He fell due to the slippery deck surface of...

October 14th 2010 | Read More »

Ashbrooke Rugby Club sponsorship produces 1st instruction

We are delighted to announce that the firm received its first residential property instruction from their sponsorship of the rugby club. We are assisting a club member with the sale...

October 14th 2010 | Read More »