Government announcement on 28 March 2020 on proposed changes to UK insolvency laws to combat the economic consequences of the Covid – 19 Health Crisis

On Saturday, 28 March 2020 at the No 10, Downing Street daily Covid – 19 Health Crisis media briefing, Alok Sharma, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, announced that the Government will bring into law in “the coming weeks” changes to the UK insolvency laws to help struggling British businesses stay afloat […]

Thought for the day – day 2

Amidst all this uncertainty, here is my thought for the day. Keep yourself safe and your business safe and stay ………….. S – self isolate – DO IT A – Avoid others if you do have to go out, remember the 2m rule F – friends & Family – ring, skype, facebook, whatsapp etc, keep […]

Thought for the day – Day 1

Amidst all this uncertainty, here is my thought for the day. Keep yourself safe and your business safe and………. W – WAIT – do not make hasty decisions E – ENGAGE – talk now with financial stakeholders L – LISTEN – find out what Government assistance there is for your business L – LEARN – […]

Coronavirus – help from the Government

We have seen a few business casualties of the virus already and expect to see more over the coming weeks / months. The Government has promised to do ‘whatever it takes’ to support the economy. Full details of the measures already in place can be found at This is a start but lets wait […]


Redman Nichols Butler are very concious that many businesses may be affected by the Coronavirus, particularly the tourist trade in York. We have arranged free virtual business clinics on Monday 23 March 9.30am – 1.30pm. If you wish to chat to an insolvency professional, please call the York office on 01904 520116 to make an […]


Arrangements for continued provision of services by Redman Nichols Butler All of us at Redman Nichols Butler are very conscious of the concern and worry that many of your clients may have regarding the economic impact of the Coronavirus pandemic health crisis. We realise that, during this crisis, some clients may need urgent insolvency and […]

York Flooding

Having an office in York, we are very conscious of the devastating effect on businesses that the flooding can cause. Anybody experiencing difficulties are welcome to call us for advice on 01904 520116 for free advice on how to protect your business financially.  

Company records – an important reminder

It is the duty of the director(s) of a company to keep the accounting records for a minimum of 6 years. Failure to do this may result in disqualification proceedings being brought. The director of a fast food takeaway has been banned from being a director of a limited company, for not keeping the company’s […]

Barningham Memorials Limited

Redman Nichols Butler have been asked by the directors of Barningham Memorials Limited to assist them to put the company into a creditors’ voluntary  liquidation. Members of the public who have paid a deposit or the full amount for a memorial and not received it should contact us on 01377 257788. If you have made […]