Village of sacrifice
In the heart of rural Derbyshire a village stands as a monument to both tragedy and sacrifice…
Associations unite on regulation
Funeral directors from across Scotland came together at a conference in Stirling to pledge to work with the Scottish Government on introducing regulation to the sector.
The pledge follows the passing of the Burial and Cremation (Scotland) Act 2016, which includes the introduction of a statutory inspector of funeral directors, regulations governing the profession and the possible licensing of funeral directors.
New home for Unsaid messages
Some of the most heartfelt ‘goodbye’ messages are now available to view online – and site visitors can also leave their own message for someone special.
Funeral directors sent to the Tower
A funeral for a relative of a Tower of London employee took place at the historic site.
New president wants to ‘make a difference’
Regulation and the Social Fund Funeral payment are just two of the key issues singled out by SAIF’s new national president as key for funeral directors.