deed poll

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deed poll

Law a deed made by one party only, esp one by which a person changes his name
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Neil David Salmon will be officially changing his name by Deed Poll to add a second middle name to raise funds for the Joseph Salmon Trust.
A DEED poll organisation that vowed to donate thousands to Children in Need if a mum-of-two changed her name to Pudsey Bear is refusing to cough up the cash.