Funerals

We’ll always be here to help you through one of life’s most difficult times. A Church of England funeral is available to everyone, giving support before, during and after the service, for as long as it’s needed.
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If someone you know and love has recently died, or dies in the next few days, of whatever cause, there may still be a small funeral held at a church or a crematorium led by a Church of England minister. Follow this link to find out more.

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Here for everyone

A Church of England funeral is available to all

Arranging a funeral

How can we help you when someone you love dies

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Going to a funeral

Attending a funeral can be hard, but we're here to help

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After a funeral

Find out about ongoing support after a funeral has taken place

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My funeral plans

Why planning ahead is a good decision, and how to make a start