Guaranteeing your funeral director costs are covered
The average cost of a basic funeral has increased to £3,897 according to the SunLife Cost of Dying Report, 2016. That is more than twice as much as it was when SunLife first started tracking funeral prices in 2004, meaning the cost of dying is rising faster than inflation.
Five Alternative Ways of Disposing of Your Ashes
With the spreading of Christianity, cremation was rejected as a pagan ritual and for many centuries, burial was the only option available for funerals in the western world. It was not until 1874 that a secular organisation calling themselves the Cremation Society, emerged in London to campaign for cremation based mainly on the grounds of hygiene and cost.
Ta-ra, Cilla – couple pay tribute to ‘fairy godmother’
When I was a kid Saturday night TV consisted of Baywatch, Gladiators and Blind Date. While the first two shows provided an early spotlight for big names such as Pamela Anderson and Ulrika Jonsson, it’s safe to say that Cilla Black was already established as a star in her own right.