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Once Again, Richard Silver Awarded Specialist Quality Mark

Once Again, Richard Silver Awarded Specialist Quality Mark

We’re really proud to announce that Richard Silver Solicitors have yet again been formally awarded accreditation in accordance with the highly respected Legal Aid Agency Specialist Quality Mark (SQM) Standard. The latest award was achieved following an independent Quality Assurance Audit conducted by Recognising Excellence Ltd in March this year. Richard Silver Solicitors have been approved […]

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New Tougher MOT Tests Could Have Big Impact On Diesel Drivers

New Tougher MOT Tests Could Have Big Impact On Diesel Drivers

From 20th May 2018 MOT tests are changing. The changes will affect cars, vans, motorcycles and other light passenger vehicles. There will be stricter limits for emissions from diesel cars with a diesel particulate filter (DPF). In addition, vehicles will fail if “smoke of any colour” can be seen from the exhaust, or if the […]

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Council’s Intended Use Policy For Taxi Drivers Ruled Unlawful

Council’s Intended Use Policy For Taxi Drivers Ruled Unlawful

In an important ruling, the High Court in Manchester recently ruled that a North West council’s intended use policy as regards private hire taxi licences was unlawful. In 2017 Knowsley Council had adopted a policy requiring taxi drivers to work predominantly in the council’s area. Private hire drivers faced revocation of their licence if they […]

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Council Cracks Down On Offending Taxi Drivers

Council Cracks Down On Offending Taxi Drivers

Following a council crackdown in Liverpool, taxi drivers who don’t comply with the law have been prosecuted for a number of offences. These include Illegally plying for hire, sometimes called “touting”; Driving with no insurance; Driving with no licence; Defective tyres, (for example exposed cords); Failure to return taxi badges after revocation; Fail to engage […]

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JB Shorts 19 – Another Season Proudly Sponsored By Richard Silver

JB Shorts 19 – Another Season Proudly Sponsored By Richard Silver

Richard Silver Solicitors are again proud to be sponsoring another season of the critically acclaimed JB Shorts. Another evening of Six Fifteen Minute World premieres by top TV writers, including Peter Kerry, Lindsay Williams, Trevor Suthers, Dave Simpson and James Quinn. JB Shorts 19 opens on Tuesday 24th April 2018 and runs until Saturday 5th […]

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