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Using a Funeral Celebrant

Using a Funeral Celebrant

Would you like to find a funeral celebrant but are not sure what your options are? I’m here to explain how it works and how you don’t need to follow the crowd. Since time immemorial, funerals used to be considered the exclusive domain of the clergy. Of course, the...

Cremated or buried with a favourite item

Cremated or buried with a favourite item

Choosing Something Special for Your Coffin When the time comes, would you like to be cremated or buried with a favourite item, special photo or particular flower in your coffin? Or perhaps you would like to be dressed in your favourite clothing. Lots of people choose...

The Story of Cremation

The Story of Cremation

Have you ever wondered about the origins of modern-day cremation? Did you know it’s illegal to cremate a body outside a registered crematorium? Cremation is one of the longest standing processes and memorial traditions in our history. As times change, so have our...

Memorial Jewellery

Memorial Jewellery

Would you like to keep something of your beloved close to you at all times? If so, memorial jewellery may be just the thing for you and there are lots of options about. Memorial Jewellery Traditions The tradition of wearing mourning jewellery, which was popular before...

Planning Your Own Funeral

Planning Your Own Funeral

Would you like to create your own farewell? As the Queen grieves for her husband of 73 years, it must be a comfort for her to know that Prince Philip had arranged his funeral just the way he wanted it. Have you ever thought of planning your own ‘end of life,’ funeral...

Why are Funeral Plans Important? [video]

Why are Funeral Plans Important? [video]

Let's chat about funeral plans. Today I talk about the funeral plans I offer and promote, how they can give you peace of mind knowing your funeral preparations, wishes and costs are covered. I promote Eternity Funeral Plans which are an innovative and environmentally...

Eternity Funeral Plans

Eternity Funeral Plans

Have you thought about investing in a funeral plan but can’t quite decide which one is the right one for you? Are there so many to choose from that the task becomes too daunting? Do they seem too pricey and complicated? Well, here at Caroline James Farewells &...

Should you Follow Funeral Trends?

Should you Follow Funeral Trends?

Is it a good idea to be 'on trend' with funerals? In the year COVID-19 changed the world, even dying is different. Do you know which funeral trends are becoming the new 'popular'? It's important to know your options.     There can't be many amongst us who...