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Gordon Marriott Memorial Golf Day Raises over £11,200 for the Greater Manchester Asbestos Victim Support Group.

1 Oct 2018, 8:35 p.m.

Chris & Natalie Hazelhurst at GMAVSG charity golf day

On the 7th September 2018, the family of Gordon Marriott who tragically died of mesothelioma, ran a charity golf day at Blackley Golf Club to raise vital funds to support the Greater Manchester Asbestos Victim Support Group.

The day started before 8am, with golfers turning up to take on the ...

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Witness Appeal: Hereford Man Appeals For Help From British Telecom Aerial Riggers In Asbestos Claim

1 Oct 2018, 8:07 p.m.

British Telecom Aerial Rigger

A retired former BT employee is appealing to his former colleagues for help after being diagnosed with asbestos related pleural thickening.

Michael Dawkins from Hereford has instructed specialist Midlands-based asbestos lawyers, The Asbestos Law Partnership, to investigate his asbestos exposure at BT during employment that spanned over two decades.

Mr ...

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Asbestos Law Partnership Newsletter Summer 2018

23 Aug 2018, 12:22 p.m.

Lorraine Creech 

The Asbestos Law Partnership LLP's Summer 2018 Newsletter ALP Review is now online. Click this link to open a PDF version ALP Review Summer 2018

Inside this edition:-

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Canadian Ex-Pat Receives Compensation for Pleural Thickening

23 Aug 2018, 12:12 p.m.

David & Shirley Coombs

Our client, David Coombs was employed by RM Smith Limited later known as Domus Group Limited as an apprentice painter and decorator between 1974 and 1980. As part of his job he worked on the flats in a building known as the Hobbyhorse Inn, in Minehead, Somerset.

The flat doors ...

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Does the Mesothelioma Audit actually benefit Mesothelioma sufferers? Interview with Lorraine Creech.

23 Aug 2018, 11:57 a.m.

Lorraine Creech - Mesothelioma UK

The Mesothelioma Audit for the period 2014-2016 was released in June this year provided by the Royal College of Physicians and was funded by Mesothelioma UK.

The Audit provided data on over 7000 patients diagnosed with mesothelioma in England and Wales during this period including for the first time those ...

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MESothelioma Support Yorkshire - John Pickering & Partners Charity Donation Funds 2018 Meetings

5 Jun 2018, 3:40 p.m.

Mesothelioma Support Yorkshire Logo

The John Pickering and Partners Charitable Trust are proud their donation to Mesothelioma Support Yorkshire (MESSY) will fund the support group to hold monthly meetings throughout 2018.

MESSY is an information and support group for those affected by mesothelioma living in west and north Yorkshire. MESSY not only provides information ...

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Why Prison Sentences are Needed for Defendants who Fly Tip Asbestos

25 May 2018, 11:51 a.m.

Asbestos Flytipping

Barely a week seems to go by without reading about asbestos being illegally dumped and the Defendant being given a paltry sentence.

These cases are generally picked up by the local media but ignored by the National media.

In a case in Cheshire last week the Defendant was found ...

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Mavis Nye and Mesothelioma

10 May 2018, 4:42 p.m.

On the 9th April 2018 I had the pleasure of hearing Mavis Nye and her husband Ray speak at the Living Well with Mesothelioma Group meeting in Manchester which is run by Mesothelioma UK and the Greater Manchester Asbestos Victim Support Group.

Mavis Nye was diagnosed with mesothelioma in 2009 ...

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Asbestosis Death of West Midlands Man - Family Seek Answers

18 Mar 2018, 9:43 p.m.

David Lever Photo 

The wife and children of David Lever of Walsall who died at the age of 85 from asbestosis appeal to his former colleagues to get in touch with their solicitor so they can have some answers as to how he was exposed to the deadly substance asbestos which caused ...

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Asbestos Law Partnership Spring 2018 Newsletter

9 Mar 2018, 9:17 a.m.

Dr Qamar Ghafoor

The Asbestos Law Partnership LLP's Spring 2018 Newsletter ALP Review is now online.  Click this link to open a PDF version  Asbestos Law Partnership Spring 2018 Newsletter

Inside this edition:-

  • West Midlands MD and Immunotherapy
  • Carillion collapse and its effect on asbestos sufferers
  • Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment Scheme - Is ...
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