Society's News

President’s Charity of the Year – Bristol Children’s Help Society

                            The Bristol Children’s Help Society is a privately funded volunteer led charity that owns and runs Barton Camp our 100 bed residential children’s centre in the beautiful Mendip hills. Barton Camp operates through the year as a base where disadvantaged local children can enjoy a few … more

BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more

No 12, The Meeting Rooms – Conference, Meeting and Mediation Rooms for Hire

Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting rooms including a suite of mediation rooms are conveniently located in the centre between the Waterfront Area and the Old City in a modern building situated on the corner of Colston Avenue and St Stephen’s Avenue.  There are a number of large public car parks within a 5 minute walk from the … more

Seeking deeds, documents, wills and solicitors

We have been approached by members of the public looking for deeds, documents, and the whereabouts of the following solicitors.

Palmer Hart

Cale Palmer

Firm of solicitors formerly at 28 Broad Street, Bristol, BS1 2HG (name unknown)

C J Torrance and Co, 69a High Street, Keynsham

P V Crabbe

Also looking for Edward John Hodge, Page & Co, 6/10 St Nicholas Street, Bristol who acted as a Executor in a Will executed in 1984.

Is anyone holding a Will for Mrs Pauline Ann Wall?  We are holding more details if further clarification is needed.

If you have any information regarding the above, please contact Clair, BLS Events & Membership Coordinator, by email

Many thanks.