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Walker Begley shortlisted for British Accountancy Award

Sep 08, 2016

We are very pleased to have been shortlisted for the Northern Firm of the Year at this year's British Accountancy awards. The criteria in which we have been judged on is as follows: Profitability/Growth Professionalism Measurable Success Innovation People/Community We work hard ...


Walker Begley welcome new Associate

Sep 02, 2016

Julie Whalley has recently joined Walker Begley as an associate following an extensive career with a Cheshire based accountancy firm. Julie has a great deal of experience dealing with accounts and audits as well as working with businesses to help ...


Welcome Sally to the WB Financial Management team

Aug 26, 2016

We are very pleased to welcome Sally Edmondson to our WB Financial Management (WBFM) team. Sally is joining us as a Chartered Financial Planner with over 16 years experience in the financial services industry. She is a Fellow of the ...


We are hiring….

Jul 12, 2016

Walker Begley are expanding and looking for Accounts Seniors with varied experience in working for a firm of Accountants. Qualified and unqualified Accountants can apply. The Directors are looking for self motivated, ambitious individuals who want to work for a modern, ...


Brexit Business Worries?

Jul 07, 2016

  Vladimar Lenin, a Russian revolutionary, reputedly said ‘There are decades where nothing happens and there are weeks where decades happen’. In the wake of the EU vote it does indeed feel like so much has happened since I last wrote ...


Congratualtions to Laura

May 05, 2016

We would like to congratulate our associate Laura Williams, on the birth of her beautiful baby girl. Erica Catherine Williams was born on 26th April weighing 8lb 6oz Welcome to the world Erica!! ...


Wishing congratulations to Phil

Feb 05, 2016

Congratulations to Phil and Michelle on the birth of their daughter; Mary Helen Welsby who was born on Thurs 28th Jan weighing 6lb 11oz. ...


Paper Self Assessment return deadline

Oct 08, 2015

Taxpayers that continue to submit paper Self Assessment returns are reminded that the deadline for submitting the 2014-15 return is 31 October 2015. Late submission of a Self Assessment return will become liable to a £100 late filing penalty. The penalty ...


UK Cider industry continues to grow

Oct 08, 2015

In the March Budget earlier this year, the Chancellor announced a cut in the duty rates on lower strength cider by 2%. The measure saved cider drinkers around 1p on each litre of cider. In the Summer Budget, the Chancellor made ...


English plastic bag charge

Oct 01, 2015

With effect from 5 October 2015 a minimum charge of 5p will be introduced on single-use carrier bags supplied by large shops in England. From this date, single-use carrier bags will no longer be given away free when people buy ...


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