Natural Burial

I was visiting friends in Totnes recently and decided to go and look at the Sharpham Meadow Natural Burial Ground.  It forms part of the Sharpham Trust estate on a hillside overlooking the River Dart.  The location is stunning and there is a simple round rustic cob building which provides a sheltered space in which [...]

By | November 18th, 2018|Arranging a Funeral|0 Comments

Funeral Directors Serving the Community

  Doing Things Differently as a Funeral Director Until recently, funeral directors were local family owned businesses serving the community.  Although their names may carry on, many formerly independent funeral directors have now been taken over by the big players in the funeral industry like Co-op Funeralcare and Dignity.  Arranging funerals has ceased to be [...]

By | May 29th, 2018|Arranging a Funeral|0 Comments

DIY Funerals

Taking Charge of the Funeral From time to time when I have a few minutes to spare I think about my own funeral and DIY funerals in general. Often it’s on a car journey when I am by myself or in the middle of the night when I can’t sleep. I am still not a [...]

By | May 10th, 2018|Arranging a Funeral|0 Comments