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Festival of Remembrance 2014

Posted Sat 08 Nov 2014

This year’s annual Festival of Remembrance, has been held at the Royal Albert Hall, and commemorates and honours all those who have lost their lives in conflicts. It is both a moving and enjoyable evening hosted by The Royal British Legion.


Poppy Appeal 2014

Posted Thu 23 Oct 2014

The Royal British Legion have launched their poppy appeal with “The Watch”, where personnel from the armed forces, members of the public and British Legion have stood at the four corners of the Cenotaph in London, from sunrise to sunset today.


Funeral of Duchess of Devonshire

Posted Thu 02 Oct 2014

The Dowager Duchess of Devonshire has today made her final journey from her home at Chatsworth House, to the local parish church where, following her funeral service she was buried next to her late husband, Lord Andrew Cavendish.


Dowager Duchess of Devonshire

Posted Thu 25 Sep 2014

Deborah, Dowager Duchess of Devonshire, and the youngest and last of the famous Mitford sisters died yesterday, aged 94 years.


Making a Will

Posted Fri 19 Sep 2014

We all live in an age where financial affairs can be complicated and family relationships intricate and delicate so why is it, that in 2014 80% of people in the United Kingdom do not have a will?


No Metal Caskets Here!

Posted Sat 30 Aug 2014

A funeral is a difficult enough time for anyone, but can you imagine the distress caused to the family from Knottingley in West Yorkshire who’s father’s funeral was halted at the graveside, because Wakefield Council apparently do not allow Metal Caskets for Burial!