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Latest Articles

  • Child Maintenance after a separation

    Child Maintenance after a separation

    In the event of a separation between parents who have children, talking about the issue of child maintenance can be a contentious topic. A separation is a difficult time for not only the adults, but also their children. It can result in a child's life as they know it, being turned upside down as a result of no longer living with one parent, or potentially having to move home and school

  • The Sammi Kinghorn blog - World Champion!

    The Sammi Kinghorn blog - World Champion!

    At Harper Macleod we're lucky to have double World Champion Samantha ‘Sammi’ Kinghorn as our Athlete Ambassador. We've been part of Team Kinghorn since 2013, when Sammi was a 17-year-old novice. Here she looks back at the London 2017 championships which thrust into the public eye as one of British Athletics' new stars.

  • Why social landlords need to prepare for the extension of FOISA

    Why social landlords need to prepare for the extension of FOISA

    A Scottish Government report on extending coverage of the Freedom of Information rules to Registered Social Landlords (RSLs) showed that that the majority of responses were in favour. So, RSLs should consider taking steps in order to prepare. Here's a guide to what it means, and our top tips.