Interesting Facts about Funerals:
Did you know?
We all have good intentions...
Death is big business
Although we are living longer, there are still well over half a million funerals each year in the UK, with funeral directors sharing an annual expenditure of over £1.5 Billion.
Cremations account for 70% of all funerals in the UK.
Funeral Directors say they are beginning to see an increase in the number of people who are deciding to pre-plan their funeral - especially amongst the post-war 'baby-boomer' generation, who are used to controlling all key aspects of their lives.