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28 Crosby Road North, Waterloo, Liverpool L22 4QF, United Kingdom
49, Liverpool Road, Formby L37 6BT
David Barrington. David’s story is best told in his own words: “I was brought up around the funeral business, our family home was where the cars were parked so when growing up I spent most of my time playing in limousines and hearses and for a young boy these cars were quite exciting. However whe...
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792 Newport Road, Rumney, Cardiff CF3 4FH, United Kingdom
Gareth Coles, the managing director and the inspirational heart of Coles Funeral Directors is the principal funeral director, ably supported by fellow funeral directors James Rogers and Steven Long. Alongside them is a team of exceptionally well trained and highly skilled people led by Claire Rob...
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Chapple Court Queen Street Seaton EX12 2RB
Overmass and Chapple belongs to the family of Eric & Joyce Dunford and Julian & Karen Hussey, who own and between them are director in six funeral homes, four in East Devon and two in West Dorset. The business has grown as retiring family funeral directors, recognising the qualities and v...
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212 Eversholt Street, London, London Borough of Camden NW1 1BD, United Kingdom
Golders Green - 624, Finchley Road NW11 7RR
Finchley Road NW11 7RR
Gospel Oak - 164, Malden Road NW5 4BS
Hampstead 181 Haverstock Hill NW3 4QS
149 Kentish Town Road NW1 8PD
1 Denmark Terrace, Fortis Green N2 9HG
The Leverton family has been arranging funerals for people in this part of London since 1789. Yes, they’re now into their eighth generation; they’re steeped in heritage, drenched in history. This makes them an attractive-seeming proposition. After all, a good old family business is exactly what m...
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2-4 Norman Road, St Leonards-On-Sea, East Sussex TN37 6NH, United Kingdom
Audley House, 1, Albert Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex TN40 1DG
43, High Street, Battle, East Sussex TN33 0EE
Edward Towner, Dip FD. Fifth generation. The business was started by his great-great grandfather in 1875. Masses of heritage here, but absolutely none of the nothing-to-learn attitude which besets many such family affairs. Those vocational impulses Edward experienced when he was a teenager all gu...
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The Gatehouse, Lambeth Cemetery, Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0BY
Poppy Mardall and her colleagues Isabel, Kate, Rosanna and Philippa. Poppy, a fine-arts graduate, started the company after leaving her previous role as deputy director at Sotheby’s to work out how to do something with her life that was ‘meaningful and frontline’. Personal experience had led her ...
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2b The Cross, Cross Street, Enderby, LE19 4NJ
Richard Ward. Still fairly recently established in Enderby, but with 30 years of funeral service behind him. It all began for him at 17 when he was waiting to be old enough to train as a nurse. The Youth Opportunity Programme asked him if he wanted to be a trainee embalmer for six months and, bec...
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The Old Painswick Inn, Gloucester Street, Stroud GL5 1QG
James Showers (50s). Onetime ad-man, James’s has been a life journey of rich variety and varied vistas. A seeker after truth and beauty. Drawn to the dismal trade by “my father’s appallingly perfunctory disposal ceremony, and my mother’s funeral, which was excellent due to our strong insistence o...
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89a Aldersbrook Road, London E12 5DG, United Kingdom
  Hasina Zaman and Allistair Anderson. A former teacher, lecturer and artist, Hasina founded the company back in 2012 when she perceived a need for a completely different type of funeral service for the diverse community of East London where she had lived and worked for over 20 years. “We sa...
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The Old Coach House, Crescent Park, Taunton TA1 4ED
Simon Helliar-Moore. Born and brought up in the town, Simon is well known in Taunton from his ten years working for a local independent funeral director. When that company was taken over by one of the large corporate funeral companies two years ago, Simon found it increasingly difficult to give f...
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20 Fleet Road, Fleet GU51 4QG, United Kingdom
167, North Lane, Aldershot GU12 4SY
388 Yorktown Road, College Town, Sandhurst GU47 0PU
Oliver and Toby Holmes. Sons of David Holmes (who founded the company and who attends 99% of funerals as a driver / bearer), Ollie and Toby are quite extraordinarily lovely young men. We met Toby only briefly, as he was busy with the business of the day, but spent quite some time with Ollie, the ...
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Amanda Pink. Or occasionally her husband Adrian. Amanda has taken over Evelyn’s Funerals after the founder, Evelyn Temple, decided to take a backseat and concentrate on celebrancy. Evelyn had worked alongside Amanda and Adrian from Town and Country Funerals Ltd for some time, utilising their mort...
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Park Green House, 82 Sunderland Street, Macclesfield Cheshire SK11 6HN
Andrew Smith. Found himself drawn to be a funeral director when he was a young man, but a period of work experience with an uncaring funeral director put him off and he went to work in insurance. His dream did not die, however. It grew in strength as did his resolve to become the very best a fune...
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156 Plumstead Common Road, Plumstead, London. SE18 2UL
Andrew Johnson. Andrew hasn’t always been a funeral director, but he’s felt drawn to being one ever since he worked for one when he was a teenager. He set up his business in 2011 when he left the Army. He has a Masters degree in forensic psychology. When he’s not working, Andrew...
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137, Little Ealing Lane, Ealing W5 4EJ
O’Dwyer Funeral Directors is a first generation business and proud of it. It belongs to Don O’Dwyer, and it is Don who will look after you and your family, and Don who will care for the person who has died. We visited the premises just two weeks after the doors opened for the first time, and a fe...
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Head Office: Robin Hood House, Robin Hood Street, Nottingham, NG3 1GF
32 -34 Patchwork Row, Shirebrook NG20 8AL
Manvers House, Sherwood Drive, New Ollerton NG22 9PP
The Old Farm, Welbeck Road, Mansfield Woodhouse NG19 9JZ
Standard House, 16 Chesterfield Road South, Mansfield NG19 7AD
Station House, 82 Station Road, Sutton in Ashfield NG17 5HB
St. James House, Portland Road, Hucknall NG15 7SL
Middleton House, Main Street, Bulwell NG6 8ET
St. Albans House, 32 High Street, Arnold NG5 7DZ
Bennerley House, 113 Cotmanhay Road, Cotmanhay DE7 8NG
Park House, 1 Park Road, Ilkeston DE7 5DA
Rose House, 389 Nuthall Road, Aspley NG8 5DB
Deer Park House, Wollaton Road, Wollaton NG8 1FQ
G. Harrod & Son, Harrod House, Church Street, Carlton NG4 1BJ
Radcliffe and District, Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent NG12 2BJ
Bingham and District, Long Acre, Bingham NG13 8AF
Parker House, 25 Church Street, Stapleford NG9 8GA
Trent House, Station Road, Beeston NG9 2AY
Chaworth House, Varney Road, Clifton NG11 8EX
Rutland House, Melton Road, West Bridgford NG2 6EP
Albert Oliver and Sons, Easthorpe Street, Ruddington NG11 6LB
West Park House, Lime Grove, Long Eaton NG10 4LF
Derwent House, Becket Street, Derby DE1 1HT
Meek House, 521 Burton Road, Littleover DE23 6FT
Wentworth House, 337 Osmaston Park Road, Osmaston Park DE24 8DA
Barton House, 31 Chapel Side, Spondon DE21 7JQ
A.W. Lymn is a large family firm founded in 1907. This isn’t necessarily a good thing. Family businesses can run out of steam and get very complacent. Big businesses can be faceless and impersonal. This is not what you want from a funeral director. But Lymn’s has admirably and triumphantly avoide...
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  Lucy Coulbert. Winner of the 2016 Low Cost Funeral Provider of the Year in the 2016 Good Funeral Awards for Coulbert Family Funerals, and joint runner up in the Modern Funeral Director of the Year 2016 category with her main business, The Individual Funeral Company Lucy is a one woman powe...
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Gleadless Mount, Sheffield, S12 2LN and at 363, Halifax Road, Sheffield S6 1AF
John Mallatratt and his close knit team of funeral directors, Stephen Parkin, Gavin Moorby, Liz Greaves and Claire Havenhand. John founded Peace Funerals with his then wife, Mary, back in 1996. Neither of them had any previous experience in undertaking, John was a university lecturer and Mary was...
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345 Hertford Road, Enfield EN3 5JW, United Kingdom
736 Green Lane N21 3RE
201 Forest Road E17 6HE
22 Highgate Hill N19 5NL
Harrison’s was founded in Enfield in 2008 by Mark Catchpole and named in memory of his Mum, whose maiden name was Harrison. Mark was a newcomer to funerals when he opened. Already a successful businessman, he had for some time also been involved in charity work. Experience had forged in him a str...
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10 Bank Street, Galashiels TD1 1EN, United Kingdom
Allan and Awdri Doyle, a husband and wife team. Their relatively new business opened its doors in January 2012. The couple are extremely personable: warm, friendly, approachable, passionate about their work. Allan was born and brought up in the town and it is particularly important for him to not...
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