Have you used the services of Brian Ashworth, The Orchard Centre, Bilston, West Midlands?
Since 1994, Brian and Jeanie Ashworth of The Orchard Centre, Bilston, West Midlands have been operating in the area of representation for benefits and benefits appeals, largely for the ME and CFS patient community. Mr Ashworth has also involved himself in educational casework, child protection and MSbP casework and in other cases where there has been involvement of social services or other agencies. Mr Ashworth is also known to involve himself in immigration casework and undertake work of a general legal nature*; he also describes himself as a “private health practitioner”.
*Mr Ashworth is not a solicitor, barrister or any form of legal executive. Since 2006, he has also operated under the name of B & J Legal Services.
Over the past three years, we have been gathering information about the activities of The Orchard Centre. If you have used any of the services provided by Mr and Mrs Ashworth, at any time, and have had concerns about the quality of service you have received and would like to discuss your experiences with us, please contact us, in confidence.
Mr and Mrs Ashworth are known to operate or have operated in the past under the following “Trading As” names, none of which are registered companies, registered charities, registered charitable organisations or any form of voluntary organisation:
B & J Legal Services
The Orchard Centre
The Orchard M.E. Centre
The Orchard M.E. Centre Benefits, Pensions and Appeals Service
The Orchard M.E. Centre Benefits & Appeals Service
The Orchard M.E. Centre Benefits & Appeals Advice
The Orchard Centre Advocacy
The Orchard Centre for Fatigue Illnesses
The Orchard Centre for Fatigue Illnesses Benefits and appeals advice
The Orchard Fatigue Centre
The Orchard Centre Study of Fatigue Illnesses
The Orchard Centre Study of Fatigue Illnesses Education Service
The Orchard Study
The Orchard M.E. Study
The Orchard Study Centre
The Orchard Trust
The Orchard Centre for Training Coun [sic]
The Orchard Centre Services
The Orchard Centre Services Appeals, Pensions & Legal
The Orchard Centre Services Appeals & Benefits Education & Legal Advice
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Suzy Chapman & Ciaran Farrell
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