Crispin Ellison

Crispin Ellison

It is with great sadness that we write to announce that Crispin Ellison died peacefully with his family on Friday 30th August. There are few people to have made such an impact on our sector, and Crispin was certainly one of them. For those of us that had the pleasure...
Grant of Probate delays – update

Grant of Probate delays – update

We are aware that many of our members are experiencing ongoing delays with applications for a Grant of Probate. In some cases this is taking up to 12 weeks, rather than the week to ten days which used to be the case. We have spoken with HMCTS and they have assured us...
HMCTS responds to joint letter

HMCTS responds to joint letter

As you may have seen, last week ILM sent a joint letter to HMCTS along with the Institute of Fundraising, ACEVO, NCVO and Remember a Charity. The letter set out our concerns regarding changes to the Wills Notification Service. You can view the document in full here....
Two new members join the ILM board

Two new members join the ILM board

ILM is delighted to announce that it has two new board members – Blerta Clubb of Save the Children UK and Fiona Burne of the British Heart Foundation. Both are ILM members and were elected to the board during the ILM annual conference on Friday 10th May. Blerta...