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Moving House - Covid-19 Update - January 2021

Following the announcement of a new national lockdown from 4 January, the Government has added the following as a reasonable excuse for when you can leave your house during the lockdown:

You may leave home to fulfill legal obligations or to carry out activities related to buying, selling, letting or renting a residential property

For more details please refer to the Government advice on moving home during Covid-19 Outbreak.


Ratcliffe & Bibby Solicitors - Covid-19 Precautions

Due to the unprecedented circumstances the country faces with the Covid-19 virus outbreak. Ratcliffe & Bibby is well-prepared for the disruption and drastic measures needed to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus.

Our main concern is the wellbeing of our staff members and their families and our clients.

We are open for business as usual with all staff contactable in the usual manner. We can assure you that your phone calls and emails will been dealt with without delay and our service levels will be maintained.

Conferences and face to face meetings will only be available in exceptional circumstances and we will be encouraging other methods of communication without the need to attend our offices.

We want to assure you that we have a robust contingency plan that covers varying levels of escalation and will be reviewed on a daily basis. This is a fast moving situation and we will continue to keep you informed as and when appropriate.


Kind regards

Val Draycott

Practice Manager


How Ratcliffe & Bibby Solicitors Can Help

We have been providing independent legal services to the local community for over one hundred years. With offices in Morecambe and Carnforth, we are ideally situated for clients from across North Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Employing the latest technology means it is now easy for us to act for clients anywhere in England and Wales.

We are specialists in Conveyancing, Wills and Probate, Personal Injury, Litigation and Dispute Resolution and Family and Matrimonial Law.

If you have any questions or would like to make an enquiry please don’t hesitate to contact us.



We currently have a permanent vacancy for a Family Solicitor (1-3 PQE) - see our current vacancies.

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