The friends of Batley Library want your help to save the historic building and it’s services from closure, by signing the petition against shutting the service. With support from all quarters, the fight is on to stop Kirklees Council from closing the library as part of significant cuts taking place within the library service. And(…)
Mr A was in his car, stationary at a junction. He was waiting for traffic to clear to be able to pull onto the main carriageway. As he was waiting a car came down the road behind him. Unfortunately for Mr A, the driver of that car was not driving with the necessary care and(…)
Mrs P went round to see her neighbour for a chat and a cuppa. They both live in rented accommodation and have the same Landlord. As Mrs P was walking up the footpath to her neighbour’s front door, she tripped and fell. This was because the flag stones forming the path were not in a(…)
Mr S was driving his vehicle through a junction in Leeds on Hunslett Road when the other driver drove through a red light and hit Mr S’s vehicle. Liability was initially disputed by the other driver but after we were able to obtain independent witness evidence to show that they had driven through a red(…)
Miss O visited her local Lidl to do some shopping and as she walked towards the tills Miss O Slipped and fell on the floor. Lidl had left a spillage on the floor and had failed to clean up the area. Miss O suffered an injury to her wrist, foot and ankle as a result(…)
The claimant Mrs F was a passenger on a bus and as the bus approached a crossing the driver failed to notice a pedestrian crossing until the last minute and had to brake very sharply causing the passengers to be thrown about the bus with one of them landing on top of Mrs F. The(…)
Mrs A was driving her motor vehicle along a main road when the other driver pulled out from a side road and failed to stop at the give way line and drove into Mrs A’s vehicle The insurers of the other driver have now admitted fault for the claimant’s accident. Brearley’s solicitors are your best(…)
Mr C was crossing the road in Dewsbury Town Centre and as he nearly got to the other side of the road a vehicle came towards him but failed to slow down and stop and drove into him and then the driver just drove off after knocking Mr C down. After enquiries were made with(…)
The temperatures might well have been dropping recently, and it has certainly been time to turn up the central heating a few degrees, but spare a thought for the residents of Oymyakon. This village in Siberia holds the perhaps unenviable record as being the coldest permanently inhabited place on earth. The residents are a hardy(…)
Mr B was walking along the public footpath of the housing estate near his home with his brother. They decided to cross the road and in doing so, Mr B tripped over a raised kerb stone edge that was protruding out of the highway. The kerb stone appeared raised as the adjacent kerb stone had(…)
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