Tradition is not for everyone. Many people today are searching for alternative ways to celebrate milestones like partnership or achievement. This is even true in death; many people are now choosing to forgo tradition by having a natural burial and green funeral service.
There are a variety of reasons for considering natural burials. A common one is because the deceased was eco-conscientious in life and wants to uphold these principles even in death. Also many people feel that this is the most appropriate send off for someone who appreciated nature in their life. Continue reading “Your Guide to Understanding Natural Burial & Green Funerals”
The fact is coffin prices in the UK vary based on several factors. Also, there are now greener options that may provide a bit of a price break.
It’s often the case that people feel – how much you spend on a funeral and coffin correlates to how much you love the deceased individual. When you are grieving, you may not know what else to do and often feel under pressure to make decisions; due to the timescale and gravity of the situation.
Keep reading to learn more about coffin prices, whether you need to spend more and factors that will impact the price you pay for a coffin. Continue reading “Coffin Prices UK: Why People Spend as Much on Coffins as Cars”
We would like to let all of our customers know that with challenges to work through as a nation it’s business as usual at Sussex Willow Coffins. We will be working tirelessly through these unprecedented times to continue providing our locally crafted products to the funeral trade and families directly.
Continue reading “Sussex Willow Coffins – Service Update (COVID-19)”
We believe that the quality of our coffin products, is one of our unique selling points. Our high standards are maintained through attention to detail and continual improvement. This has recently been validated, with our coffins receiving the crematorium seal of approval and gaining FFMA Certification. Making our coffins approved for cremation in the UK.
Read on to find out about the certification process and what this means…
Continue reading “FFMA Certified & Approved Cremation Coffins For UK Crematorium”
In this post we hope to provide you with some do it yourself Funeral Arrangement Ideas; and our Guide To Planning DIY Funerals in the UK. Wondering if you can make your own funeral arrangements without a funeral director? Yes you can! Read on to find out how…
In the UK there is no legal requirement to use a funeral director to plan a funeral. You are the funeral director! Though many funerals are planned and arranged by using a funeral director; arranging a DIY funeral is possible yourself (with the help of this ‘how to’ guide). Continue reading “DIY Funerals Planning Guide + 6 Funeral Arrangement Ideas”