Our thoughts

Time to raise a smile!

Posted Tue 13 Sep 2011

I thought you might like to have a light hearted story today. Something to raise a smile. The following excerpt was taken from The Manchester Evening Times, and I understand is a real story – Enjoy!


Charity Fundraising

Posted Wed 07 Sep 2011

The West Yorkshire Forget me not Trust, is a local charity who’s aim is to build a Children’s hospice.


Royal Wooton Bassett

Posted Wed 31 Aug 2011

For the last four and a half years the town of Wootton Bassett has shouldered the responsibility of paying their last respects to the servicemen and women repatriated back to the United Kingdom. From today, this will no longer happen, as all repatriated soldiers will be flown in to RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, and then on to the John Radcliffe Hospital.


On the Radio!!

Posted Sat 20 Aug 2011

Advertising for Funeral Directors is such a difficult thing to do. I spend many unhappy hours trying to do something different, something to make people look, trying not to be the same as everyone else. So how could we do something really different? Well …….


The Right Words?

Posted Thu 11 Aug 2011

How many times have we been in a situation, where we just don’t know what to say, what to do, or even how to express our feelings.


Hello and Welcome!

Posted Tue 09 Aug 2011

Welcome to the Gateway Blog! At Gateway Funeral Services we feel it is very important, that as much information as possible is available to families, both before and following a death. Our company is forward thinking and we are always looking for new and innovative ways for families to say goodbye.