Resting Places: Okunion Cemetery, Japan
The largest and most spectacular cemetery in Japan is the historic Okunoin Cemetery, situated at Mount Koya.
Eulogy research: ‘can I have Stephen Fry?’
In a recent survey of over 50s commissioned by funeral plan provider Ecclesiastical Planning Services, respondents commonly answered that they would like their son or daughter to read a eulogy at their funeral service.
Funeral director in biker helmets campaign
Funeral director and motorcycle enthusiast Sam Massey is appealing for donations of old motorcycle helmets, to help train firefighters on how to safely remove a helmet following an accident.
Gold status for Redditch bereavement team
The Bereavement Services team at Redditch Borough Council has received gold charter status for cremations, and silver for burials, following a detailed assessment by the Institute of Crematorium and Cemetery Management (ICCM).
‘I genuinely love my job’
A Liverpool funeral arranger has received national recognition for her work after being chosen as the Co-op Funeralcare Employee of the Year.