Vintage lorry hearses
Owned and driven by the splendid David Hall.
He and his 1950 Leyland Beaver will drive anywhere.
David has a gift for creating a display on the lorry’s flat bed which reflects the life of the person who has died.
vintagelorryfunerals.co.uk Ring 01225 865346.
Brendan Kinsella has a 1929 vintage Guy (above). Beautifully restored, a real eyecatcher. www.vintagefuneralhearse.co.uk
For countryfolk, explorers and other aficionados of the all-terrain vehicle, Alpha 4×4 Funerals offer a silver Land Rover hearse and matching Zambesi ‘limousine’. Alpha 4×4 Funerals: www.4x4funerals.co.uk. Ring: 01234 720936. Based in Bedford.
For lovers of the VW camper van, Volkswagen Funerals offer a white VW Type 26 Bay hearse plus fleet of three white stretch Beetles. Alternatively, you can have the 1963 split-screen 21-window Samba. Fantastically lovely people. Based in Staffordshire.Volkswagen Funerals: volkswagenfunerals.co.uk. Ring: 01827 709067 or 01827 709045.
Morris Minor hearse
Trudy the Traveller is a lovingly restored and converted 1965 Morris Minor. She is based in Staffordshire and will travel all over central England and further afield from November 2011. We predict a very bright future. Morris Minor Hearse Company: http://morrisminorhearse.co.uk/