March 23, 2020

Everything must pass

Woody Allen stated “It’s not that I am afraid of dying, I just don’t want to be there when it happens!”  I’d like to encourage you […]
March 19, 2020

Burials in nature

In recent years there has been a rise in the number of woodland burials, on sites which have planning permission to be a cemetery. None are […]
March 17, 2020

Corona Virus – funeral update

It looks as though the virus will have big implications for how we have funerals in the coming months. Some countries are banning funerals in the […]
March 11, 2020

Funeral rituals

There is a danger that funerals become just a celebration of life over and above an important rite of passage which includes the sadness of loss. […]
March 9, 2020

10 helpful hints for arranging or planning a funeral

Most people arranging a funeral are doing it for the first time with little prior experience. The Office Of Fair Trading described it as a “distress […]
October 16, 2019

Mexican Day Of The Dead Workshop with Jan O’Highway on Saturday 2nd November at Riverstone, Buckfastleigh

Join us at our Mexican Day Of The Dead Workshop with Jan O’Highway on Saturday 2nd November 2019 at Riverstone, Buckfastleigh between 2pm and 5pm for […]
September 23, 2019

Natural Burials

Our latest shop window at 7 High Street Totnes is on the theme of natural burial. We are blessed with several beautiful natural burial grounds in […]
August 24, 2019

Our talk to the Competition & Markets Authority

Small, local funeral directors and the future of funerals by Jane Morrell and Simon Smith Green Fuse Funeral Training Heart & Soul Funerals This is a […]
July 2, 2019

Children’s Funeral Fund

We are pleased to see that the Government has announced the new Children’s Funeral Fund to help families who have a child who has died under the […]


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