In brief: OSS solicitor joins Uzbekistan trek

Mehmuda Mian, a solicitor at the Office for the Supervision of Solicitors, is joining 100 others to trek across 100km of the Pamir mountains in Uzbekistan to raise money for cancer research. Mian, who has already raised more than £1,800 from staff at the OSS, Edge & Ellison and Wansbroughs Willey Hargrave, said anyone interested in sponsoring her should call her on (01926) 822162.