January 11th, 2018

Heppenstalls are very happy to announce that Danielle Harvey, has  been admitted as a STEP Associate member. Well done Danielle. STEP is the global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning. STEP work to improve public understanding of the issues families face in this area and promote education and high […]

January 5th, 2018

Several years ago I was dealing with the estate of a gentleman who had a serious distrust of banks so his solution was to bury his jar of gold coins in his garden. When he suddenly died it was fortunate that his widow knew where the jar was buried as it would have taken a […]

December 22nd, 2017

Heppenstalls would like to wish all our clients and contacts a very peaceful Christmas. We hope the New Year brings good tidings and happiness to you all. We are closed from 11.00 22nd December 2017 and will reopen on 2nd January 2018 for 9.00am. If you have any urgent matters, please do email as […]

dementia friend
November 30th, 2017

Being Dementia Friends simply means learning a little more about the condition, putting yourself in the shoes of someone living with dementia and taking action to help. The smallest thing can have the biggest impact. From being more patient in a shop queue to visiting someone you know who is living with dementia, every action […]

Christmas Present
November 28th, 2017

A valid will is the best Christmas present for your family A properly and professionally  drafted will is the best Christmas gift for your loved ones. 30 million UK adults who do not have a will : a staggering number!  Legally drafting  your  final wishes should be  top of the to-do list this Christmas. Managing […]

SnowGlobe 2017 Lym
November 28th, 2017

Heppenstalls were pleased to sponsor the Lymington Snow Globe at the Christmas festival on 24th November. The Snow Globe was free to all for photo opportunities and provided a lovely festive scene. Our staff had great fun inside the Snow Globe, and we hope that you did to! The market was amazing, so a big […]

Alex Jennings Colour
November 23rd, 2017

Following last year’s successful launch of the NewBiz Young Employee of The Year competition, this year saw the launch of the complementary award of NewBiz Employer of The Year. The winners were announced at a gala dinner at the East Close Hotel on 22 November 2017. Employees were asked to nominate their employers for providing […]

Lymington Window
November 10th, 2017

For the Fallen With proud thanksgiving, a mother for her children, England mourns for her dead across the sea. Flesh of her flesh they were, spirit of her spirit, Fallen in the cause of the free. Solemn the drums thrill; Death august and royal Sings sorrow up into immortal spheres, There is music in the […]

October 17th, 2017

Duties of Attorneys The duties as an Attorney are very similar whether acting under a General Power of Attorney, an Enduring Power of Attorney or a Lasting Power of Attorney. The duty of Attorney must be to always act in the best interests of the donor (the person giving the Power) and consider the needs and […]