Community & Events

Direction Law works with a number of charities and voluntary organisations within both our local community and the sectors within which we work and also attends many events. Details of some of these activities are set out below:

 

 

If you’re a first time buyer looking for help to get on the property ladder, why not visit our stand at the London Home Show on Saturday 22nd September 2018.

The London Home Show, supported by the Mayor of London, is the major event for first time buyers in London and attending the event is the best way to get all the latest information on the affordable home ownership market in the capital.

The London Home Show is FREE to attend. For more details please visit the share to buy website.


 

The First Time Buyer Home Show is a one-stop shop to help first timers buy their dream home and step on the property ladder. Produced by First Time Buyer magazine, exhibitors include property developers, housing associations, solicitors, financial advisors, mortgage consultants and interior experts.

There will be presentations from leading property experts throughout the day explaining the different aspects of buying your first home. Independent financial advisers will be on hand to give free private consultations and Direction Law will be exhibiting at the event and available on the day to answer any queries you may have on the legal process.

The First Time Buyer Home Show is at Lancashire County Cricket Club, Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester on Saturday 15th September and is FREE to attend. Visit their website to register your place.


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Help to Buy is a government scheme which aims to help first time buyers get on the property ladder. Their Roadshows are free, and are an excellent opportunity to find out about the schemes, existing and upcoming developments in your areas of interest.

You can get advice from Help to Buy Agents, Housing Associations, Independent Financial Advisors and solicitors. Direction Law will be attending the following Help to Buy Roadshows:

Sat 15th September – Epsom Downs Racecourse
Sat 29th September – Transport Museum, Coventry
Sat 6th October – Hitlon Puckrup Hall, Tewkesbury
Sat 13th October – St Mary’s Stadium, Southampton
Sat 20th October – Double Tree by Hilton, Swindon
Sat 20th October – Derby Conference Centre
Sat 3rd November – The GRand Hotel, Leicester
Sat 10th November – Great Dames Hotel, Maidstone


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The Canterbury Festival is Kent’s International Arts Festival, one of the most important cultural events in the South East. Direction Law are pleased to be sponsoring two events at the 2018 Festival for the third consecutive year.

As an independent charity, the Festival brings a rich mixture of performing arts from around the world to surprise and delight audiences. The Festival inspires artists to create and perform. It commissions new work. It champions emerging talent and supports those seeking careers in the cultural industries. It adds financial and cultural wealth to the Canterbury District and contributes to the wellbeing of its citizens.


Octavia

For a number of years Direction Law have supported the annual Older People’s Christmas Party which is organised by the Octavia Foundation. Their Head of Fundraising Naomi Roper has emailed us to say:

“Thanks to the generosity of supporters like yourselves, we were able to accommodate 120 guests from the boroughs of Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea, all of whom are vulnerable or isolated.”


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Direction Law are proud sponsors of Tankerton FC.  Based near Whitstable in Kent. Tankerton FC currently has over 300 boys and girls, aged from 5 to 16 years old registered with them.

Tankerton FC offers a valuable community service to local children with all the coaching provided on a voluntary basis by coaches that have completed the FA’s Level 1 Coaching badge.


Direction Law are pleased to have won the “Highly Commended” award as provider of Legal Services to First Time Buyers at the First Time Buyer Readers Awards dinner.

Pictured are Direction Law partners Andrew Theoff, Wayne Moore-Read, Arash Remasi and Lucy Owen, together with Head of Business Development Max Garcia, alongside celebrity host Nikki Chapman and the award sponsor.