About Us

Why Work with Batten Hughes

Whatever your accounting, tax or financial advice requirements, Batten Hughes have the knowledge and experience required to support you and your business.

We don’t just leave you to it! We believe passionately that our partnership approach benefits not just you the client, but our business also, ensuring that we are prepared and ahead of the game. Discussions during the year, or leading up to the financial year end, are vital to ensure that your financial and tax-planning requirements are met. These components of our business, and the added value that we bring with other services, will establish a profitable working relationship.

We are a friendly and approachable firm that believes in listening to your needs and then between us we can best decide how you and your business could benefit from our services. Our approach enables our firm to also ensure that you are advised commercially on all areas of tax planning and business financial strategy at the right time.

Our ethos is to lead the way, implement the latest technology, and to drive improvements in our service levels and client experience. At Batten Hughes we have created a solid platform to ensure that all of your financial requirements are dealt with effectively and efficiently.

Adopting best practice in all of our processes, we continue to develop our services and the value we provide. Providing complete transparency with all charges, we offer a no obligation consultation to discuss your individual or business needs.

Adrian Hughes BSc (Hons) FCA


Adrian trained with Ernst & Young in Liverpool and qualified in 1988. He started his practice in 1993 and advises a wide range of clients from sole traders to SME’s on accounting and taxation issues. Adrian also specialises in the property sector.

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Nicholas Hughes BA (Hons) ACA


Nicholas trained with a medium sized firm in Liverpool and qualified in 1986. He joined Coopers and Lybrand in 1987 and moved into Industry in 1989. He then held a number of senior positions in industry before returning to practice in 2004. He has experience in advising SME’s on all aspects of their business including the implementation of accounting and business systems.

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