Maternity Certificate MAT B1 Form

MAT B1 specimenIn order to claim Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) from their employer, a woman must provide proof of her pregnancy from a doctor or midwife.  This is usually given on form MAT B1

The MAT B1 certificate:

  • verifies the pregnancy
  • confirms the date of the expected week of confinement (EWC)
  • confirms the actual date of birth when completed after confinement

Doctors or registered midwives must issue form MAT B1 free of charge to their pregnant patients for whom they provide clinical care.

More information can be found here

Charity Fraud Awareness Week 2018


charity fraud awareness week 2018Charity Fraud Awareness Week (22 – 26 October 2018)

During fraud awareness week the Charity Commission and the Fraud Advisory Panel will be helping the charity sector become more resilient to fraud.

The main aims of the week are to:

  • raise awareness of the key risks affecting the sector
  • promote and share good counter-fraud practices
  • promote honesty and openness about fraud

You can download a Supporters Pack here

The Andrew Buxton Memorial Award 2018

Staff and Trustees receive the award

Staff and Trustees receive the award

We were very pleased to pay a visit to this year’s winners of the Andrew Buxton Memorial Award for the best kept set of accounts.

The winners are Bakewell Town and Community Trust, and they made us very welcome at their offices in Bakewell Town Hall.  The award was presented by Mrs Janet Buxton.

If you would like details of how your organisation can win next year, please contact us here