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Sweeney Miller Law advises new ethical venture set to open its doors on Jesmond Road

The eco-conscious initiative started when founder Lauren Wedderburn and her partner watched a documentary which revealed how much waste the nation throws away. After making incremental changes, Lauren founded the business to help others do the same and live more consciously. From packaging-free groceries to bamboo toothbrushes and stainless steel lunch boxes, the brand is offering non-plastic alternatives to encourage people to reduce their carbon footprint.

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Sweeney Miller wins manual handling accident at work claim

A warehouseman working for an international supermarket chain has reached an out of court settlement shortly before trial. The Claimant had been repeatedly lifting large heavy trays of produce at work, causing him to suffered a hernia. He sued his employer who denied liability and hotly contested the case for over 3 years before finally agreed to pay him just under £5000 in compensation for his pain and suffering.

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New Buyers Seminar at Lloyds Bank Grey Street

For first time buyers, navigating the legal side of buying a first home can be confusing. Conveyancing - the legal area concerned with the sale and transfer of property - is the cornerstone of our service offering. So, our managing partner Paul Miller was honoured to be able to attend a first time buyers group at Lloyds Bank, Grey Street branch in Newcastle.

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