Lanyon Bowdler

04 Jul 2019
A local artist has been giving the window of a Shropshire law firm a military feel to mark Armed Forces Day. Events highlighting support for the armed forces have been running for two weeks between June 24 and July 7 as part of the Armed Forces Day celebrations. Shropshire Council have been encouraging local businesses to take part in a competition, with the best display winning the prize of a...
15 Apr 2019
Students from five Shropshire schools have been discovering it’s good to talk by taking part in a successful debating competition now in its fourth year. Debate-Ed is sponsored by law firm Lanyon Bowdler and led by one of their solicitors, Holly Edwards. The aim of the competition is to promote debating in Shropshire. It was held at Shrewsbury College and featured more than 30 students in total...
(from left): Judge Jim Tindal, Barney Cansdale, Louis Harris, Councillor Ioan Jones and Holly Edwards.
24 Mar 2017
Youngsters from across Shropshire came together for a debating competition at University Centre Shrewsbury- with the winning team successfully arguing for a second referendum to be held before Britain officially leaves the EU. The event was organised by the Debate-Ed programme, which is run by Holly Edwards, a trainee solicitor at Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors who sponsor the programme. A total of 40...
14 Dec 2016
A group of students from a Shropshire school have appeared in “court” in front of a retired top county judge to find out exactly how a trial is conducted. The mock trial was arranged to give prospective law students an insight into what they need to do to develop their skills in their chosen career. Students were able to get an accurate feel of a trial and had the benefit of the experience of a...
11 Oct 2016
A Shropshire law firm has signed up to a scheme aimed at providing a safe haven for vulnerable people who feel threatened or have been the victim of crime. The Safe Places project is gathering pace in the county as more firms and organisations get together to help those most in need battle the problems they can be confronted with. Its aim is to provide vulnerable individuals, like those...
08 Aug 2016
Shropshire Horticultural Society President, Robin Morris (left), is pictured admiring the latest tribute to the town’s forthcoming Flower Show – three huge hand crafted sunflowers.                                                                     The sunflowers were commissioned by three long-established Shrewsbury businesses – Balfours Property Professionals, Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors and...
27 Jun 2016
A project in Shropshire aimed at helping students with their debating skills is looking for more mentors. More than 100 pupils have taken part in the Debate-Ed programme since it was set up less than a year ago. The project was launched by Holly Edwards, a trainee solicitor at Lanyon Bowdler, and she is now calling on more sixth form students to join the campaign to act as mentors to younger...
18 Apr 2016
A specialist debt recovery team at a Shropshire-based law firm is developing its services with a new manager taking the reins. Sian Samuel has been promoted to debt recovery manager at Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors and a new member of the team has also joined, with Lauren Weale taking up the role of debt recovery administrator. New manager, Sian Samuel, who was previously part of the dispute...
29 Mar 2016
Dozens of students came together for a debating competition as part of a new project set up by a trainee solicitor at a Shropshire law firm. Holly Edwards, who works at Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors, created the Debate-Ed programme for sixth form students to mentor school pupils to develop their debating and presenting skills. The competition took place at Shrewsbury Sixth Form College with students...
29 Mar 2016
More than 200 people from charities, health, and social care organisations joined legal specialists and families at a conference in Shropshire to discuss how brain injuries affect people’s lives. The conference, called Surviving Brain Injury: The Journey, was organised by brain injury specialists Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors and took place at Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury. Among the speakers were...
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