Can I Be Buried at Sea?

Can I Be Buried at Sea?

Yes!  Anyone can be buried at sea, so long as the person arranging it has a licence – available for £175 from the Maritime Management Organisation (MMO) and complies with some environmental rules. Applicants must provide a certificate from a doctor that the body...
How About a No-Frills Funeral?

How About a No-Frills Funeral?

On the 10th January 2016 the whole world woke up to the sad news that David Bowie had died. A very surprising side effect of this tragic event was a quiet revolution in the UK funeral industry. At a time when the number of churchgoers is decreasing, increasing numbers...
Do You Need Power of Attorney?

Do You Need Power of Attorney?

What is probably the best insurance policy to ensure that your last wishes are actually met? So you have planned ahead, you have asked your parents about their final wishes, you have details of what they would like to do on the day, you know the type of funeral they...