Stories

Issue 49

April 2016

Credit card and payday loans for funerals

Can costs be cut?

Organisation aims to honour veterans

Golf day raises £15,000 for charity

February 2016

Simple steps would improve system says NAFD

Change in attitude to cremated remains

Solution to awkwardness at graveside

Oliver recognised for outstanding customer care

November 2016

January 2016

First major inquiry into funeral poverty for decades

Transport list highlights funeral directors’ level of service

JC Atkinson launches digital solutions division

New deputy manager at Tamworth Co-operative

December 2015

Where there’s no will

Law could lead to licensing

Burial pods would create ‘sacred forests’

Skydive raises grand total

November 2015

Funeral costs rise outstripping house prices

Floral tribute requests revealed

Sculptor creates unique wire memorial tributes

Five minutes with…

October 2015

‘Destination’ funerals take off

Show is 'ideal' way to engage the public on death

Funeral Partners extends north of the border

Hello Treacle

August 2015

Agreement on coffin testing closer

Rigorous inspections for pet crematoria

NDC opens burial ground

From punk band to pall bearer – Funeralcare’s 1000th apprentice

June 2015

Alarm at council’s one-stop funeral shop move

Enter the dragons …

Energy investment means savings

Community award for Graham

April 2015

Retirement dinner brings funeral business together

Three quarters of UK adults unprepared for life after death online

Another London acquisition for FSP

David B Hendry: a tribute

February 2015

Britons admit they're uncomfortable discussing bereavement

UK 12th in world for cremation

Independent success down to continual learning and adaptability

Becky's the fourth generation