• Manchester Bombing appeal

    The Staff and Partners contributed from First thing the following day we sent food and drinks to the Hospitals dealing with the victims we sent staff to give blood and we donated £5,000 to help those affected. We also offerd …

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  • Helping the people of Yemen

    Express solicitors were moved by the plight of the people of Yemen and the struggles they face on a daily basis. As December and Christmas is the time of giving we decided that we would donate £500 to help these …

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  • Charitable funding by Express Solicitors

    Express Solicitors recently held an award panel which we run twice a year with our charity partner, Forever Manchester.  We prioritise applications from Northenden and Wythenshawe but as we have employees based across the greater Manchester area, we will always …

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  • £317.56 Breast Cancer UK

    On Friday 29th January 2016, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for Breast Cancer UK. Breast Cancer UK is dedicated to achieving the primary prevention of breast cancer by reducing public exposure …

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  • Express Wins Corporate Supporter of the year

    Express were delighted to win Corporate supporter of the year at Forever Manchester’s annual birthday bash.  It was a great evening at the Palace Hotel in Manchester.  We were there to thank the internal ambassadors who have put in great …

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  • Layton’s wish for Christmas Cards

    The Road Traffic Accident Team at Express Solicitors were moved by Layton’s request to send him Christmas cards http://www.itv.com/news/granada/2015-12-03/terminally-ill-boy-asks-strangers-to-send-him-christmas-cards/ Being a kind hearted bunch they also sent presents over and a photo to show Layton how his campaign had made …

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  • £267.34 Raised for Francis House

    On Friday 27th November 2015, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for Francis House. Francis House offers respite care for families and care for children with a short life expectancy.  This charity …

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  • £384.20 Raised for Children In Need

    On Friday 13th November 2015, employees took part in a dress down day and charity raffle to raise money for the Children in Need appeal. All employees donated £1.00 to wear casual clothes to the office and a raffle took …

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  • £392.70 Donated to MacMillan Cancer Support

    On Friday 25th September 2015, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a MacMillan coffee morning to raise funds for MacMillan Cancer Support. A team of bakers produced some delicious cakes and biscuits which were sold to members of staff …

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  • £224.64 Donated to the Stroke Association

    On Friday 28th August 2015, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for the Stroke Association. The Stroke Association is the leading charity in the UK changing the world for people affected by stroke. …

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  • £500.00 Donated to Oulton Park Cricket Club

    Off the back of England’s success at the Ashes this year, Express Solicitors has decided to get into the swing of things by donating £500.00 to Oulton Park Cricket club in Tarporley. Oulton Park is a local cricket club and …

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  • £220.20 Donated to Marie Curie

    On Friday 31st July 2015, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for Marie Curie. Marie Curie is a charity for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. They aim to offer expert care, guidance and support …

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  • £315.20 Donated to the Alzheimer’s Society

    On Friday 26th June 2015, employees took part in a dress down to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society. This charity was nominated by Operations Assistant, Emma Carl, who holds the charity close to her heart. Emma took part in …

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  • £558 Donated to the Nepal Earthquake Appeal

    Over the past week, employees at Express Solicitors have been raising money for the Nepal Earthquake Appeal. On Saturday 25th April 2015, a massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal. It severely shook the lives of at least 8 million people …

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  • £342.70 Raised for Blood Bikes

    On Friday 30th January, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise funds for Blood Bikes. The charity was nominated by former employee, Jimmy Cretney, who has taken retirement from the firm and now volunteers …

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  • £211 Raised for SANDS charity

    On Friday 28th November 2014, staff at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down to raise money for the Stillbirth and Neonatal Death charity (SANDS). Employees at the firm donated money to be able to wear causal clothes to …

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  • £207.62 Donated to Dementia UK

    On Friday 27th June 2014, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for the Dementia UK charity. Employees who chose to wear casual attire to work donated money and overall £103.81 was raised …

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  • £187.00 Raised for Sense Charity

    On Friday 30th May 2014, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for the Sense charity. Sense is a national charity that supports and campaigns for children and adults who are deafblind. Deafblindness …

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  • Hats for Headway 2014

    On Friday 16th May 2014, Express Solicitors’ employees took part in the annual  ‘Hats for Headway’ fundraising day to raise money for the Headway brain injury charity. Employees sported their favourite head wear and donated money in order to wear …

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  • £213.16 Raised for Cauda Equina Charity

    On Friday 25th April 2014, Express employees took part in a  dress down day to raise funds for the Cauda Equina charity. This is the only UK charity dealing with this serious neurological condition which occurs when the nerves of …

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  • £223.38 Raised for the Winston’s Wish Charity

    On Friday 28th March 2014, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for charity. The charity nominated was the Winston’s Wish charity which is the leading childhood bereavement charity in the UK. The …

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  • £190.80 Raised for Save The Children

    On Friday 20th December 2013, employees took part in a dress down day for Save The Children charity. Each member of staff donated £1.00 and the total was kindly doubled by the Partners making the overall donation £190.80. 

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  • Express Solicitors Enters Team For Charity Golf Day

    Express Solicitors received this kind letter thanking us for entering a team and sponsoring a hole at the Stockport Cerebral Palsy Society’s Annual Charity Golf Day. This year the Charity raised over £4,000 which goes towards new equipment and services …

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  • £155.22 Raised For Asthma UK

    On Friday 30th September 2013, staff at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for the Asthma UK charity. The charity was nominated by Trainee Solicitor, Raana Afsarpour, who herself suffers from asthma. Thanks to …

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  • £143.40 Raised For Clic Sargent

    On the 26th July 2013, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day to raise money for the Clic Sargent charity. Altogether employees raised £71.70, which was kindly doubled by the partners to a £143.40 donation. Clic …

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  • £270 Raised For The Christies Charity

    (Pictured above from left: Jenna Buckley, Joanne Buckley, Jimmy Cretney & Maxine Holgate.) On Sunday 29th June, three brave Express employees volunteered to do a sponsored reverse bungee jump in aid of the Christies charity. The bungee jump was held …

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  • Richard Lowery Completes The Coniston Challenge

    On Saturday 13th July 2013 associate partner, Richard Lowery, took part in the Coniston challenge in order to help raise money for Alder Hey children’s unit. Richard wanted to help raise money after his best friend’s daughter was treated at …

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  • £105.80 Raised For PBC Foundation

    On Friday 31st May, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a Dress Down day for the PBC Foundation. Each employee donated money in order to wear casual clothing to work on the last Friday of the month. Overall, £52.90 …

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  • Hats for Headway 2013

    On Friday 17th May, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day for the Headway charity. The Headway charity runs an event each year called ‘Hats for Headway, this requires employees to turn up to work sporting …

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  • £150.06 Raised for Livability

    On 26th April 2013, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day. Each employee donated money in order to wear their own clothes to the office, with £150.06 raised overall. The money raised was donated to the …

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  • £375.32 Raised For Comic Relief

    On Friday 15th March 2013, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a bake-off for Comic Relief.  There was fierce competition with many delicious cake varieties to tuck into! The overall winner of the bake-off was Sarah Fowden for her …

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  • Recycling Raises £100.00 For The Trussell Trust

    Facilities manager at Express, Jimmy Cretney, has managed to raise £100.00 for the Trussell Trust food bank charity by selling old light fittings that have recently been replaced in the Express offices. It took 9 journeys to take all of …

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  • Quiz Night For The Carers Trust

    On Friday 8th March 2013, a group of Express employees attended the Frenkel Topping Quiz night. Overall 13 teams took part in the quiz night, and the Express team came in a modest 6th place. The Express team was made …

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  • £156.52 Raised For Endometriosis UK

    On the last Friday of every month, employees at Express Solicitors ditch their suits, ties and work wear for more comfortable attire, all for the good cause of raising money for charity. On Friday 22nd February, employees raised £156.52 by …

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  • £319.38 Raised For The Booth Centre

    Before Christmas, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a raffle, organised by Andrea Russell. Staff members purchased tickets for their chance to win a selection of prizes funded by the Partners. Prizes up for grabs were mainly of the …

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  • £170 Donated to the Hyde Food Bank Event

    On Saturday 15th December 2012, Gavin Redman Business Development Manager at Express Solicitors, attended a Hyde Food Bank Event The event was a combined campaign run by a number of churches in the Hyde area. Express started the collection off …

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  • £485 and 97 Gifts Donated To Mission Christmas

    This year at Express Solicitors, employees kindly donated gifts for ‘Mission Christmas’ so that children around Manchester could share in the delight of opening presents on Christmas Day. Key 103 radio station runs a scheme each year whereby presents are …

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  • £123.30 Raised for Action on Hearing Loss

    On Friday 26th October 2012, employees at Express Solicitors took part in a dress down day in aid of the Action on Hearing Loss charity. The charity helps over 10million people in the UK who are deaf or suffering from …

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  • £408 Raised for Children In Need

    On the 16th November 2012, employees at Express Solicitors participated in a dress down day in aid of Children In Need. The theme of the dress down day was pyjamas and dressing gowns, with some members of staff even turning …

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  • MacMillan Coffee Morning Raises £554

    On Friday 28th September employees at Express Solicitors took part in the MacMillan Coffee Morning. Thanks to the tasty selection of cakes baked by Catherine Rooney and Joanne Buckley £554.00 was raised. Employees enjoyed munching on tasty treats including: carrot …

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  • Bake Sale for Manchester Children’s Hospital

    A recent fundraising activity carried out at Express Solicitors involved a bake sale with the proceeds going to Ward 84 at Manchester Children’s Hospital. The bake sale was organised by the Road Traffic Accident (RTA) department, who got their wooden spoons …

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  • Dress Down Day – The Christie Hospice

    On the last Friday of every month staff at Express Solicitors host a dress down day whereby all employees turn up to work in their casual clothes. To benefit from this once a month privellege staff must donate £1 to …

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  • Race For Life 2012

    Several Express Solicitors team members participated in the 2012 Race For Life. Competing in the Manchester 5km event, they raised valuable funds for Cancer Research. Lindsay Wilson, Clare Marston, Fiona Nichols, Laura Walker, Claire Carlo, Leane Rowley, Roshan Mostafa, Catherine …

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  • Great Manchester Run

    Sunday 20th April saw thousands of runners take to the streets to participate in the Manchester 10k run. Five participants from Express Solicitors competed in the race, raising a fantastic amount of money for a variety of charities. Partners Robin …

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  • Slippers Or Socks Day In Aid Of RNLI

    To celebrate National RNLI day, our monthly dress down day was in aid of the fantastic lifeboat charity. It’s an organisation close to many of our hearts as there are a fair few sailing enthusiasts at Express Solicitors. The theme …

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  • Dress Down Day – Society For Abandoned Animals

    February 2012′s dress down day was in aid of the Society For Abandoned Animals. They are a Manchester-based charity who care for and attempt to rehome unwanted cats, dogs and rabbits. Over a five year period they have successfully rehomed …

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  • Treehouse – Christmas Card Donations

    December 2010 – In December, many Express staff members opted to forgo sending Christmas cards to colleagues, and instead make a donation to The Treehouse Trust. TreeHouse is the national charity for autism education, based in north London and founded …

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  • Poppy Appeal – Dress Down Day

    November 2010 – The British Legion supports serving and ex-Service personnel – not just those who fought in the two World Wars, but also those involved in the many conflicts since 1945 and those still fighting today. Its annual Poppy …

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  • British Heart Foundation – Dress Down Day

    October 2010 – The British Heart Foundation is committed to preventing premature death from heart disease through pioneering research, vital prevention activity and ensuring quality care and support for everyone living with heart disease. A dress down day was organised …

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  • Marie Curie – Dress Down Day

    September 2010 – Marie Curie Cancer Care provides care to terminally ill patients in their own homes or dedicated hospices, as well as educating the public on the symptoms and treatment of cancer. A dress down day was organised to …

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