How to arrange a funeral

Before arranging a funeral, it is sensible to check the deceased's will (if there is one) for funeral directions. These are non-binding, but most families choose to honour them, if practical. 

Around 80% of funerals in the UK are cremations.

A helpfing guide to arranging the funeral is contained in the Government leaflet "What to do after a death". You can download this leaflet in PDF format by clicking here. There is further information about arranging a funeral on the Directgov website.

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