Read more about the article Funeral customs: Hawaii
The Hawaiian Paddle-Out Ceremony. Photo: mywillandashes

Funeral customs: Hawaii

There are many stunning places throughout the world, with outstanding landscapes and temperate weather. One such place is Hawaii, with its weather and topography both having a major influence on…


Funeral plan regulation brings customer confidence – but FCA has more to do

There is no doubt that the funeral plan sector has experienced a seismic shock from being regulatory ready for July 2022. Funeral Solution Expert (FSE) have undertaken a comprehensive review of the market bringing together expert analysis of both traditional and direct cremation funeral plans, infused with findings from both independent funeral directors and a nationally representative sample of 1,500 UK adults.

Read more about the article New Start: from theatre to mortuary
Rob Mookhoek - bringing skills from the theatre into the funeral world

New Start: from theatre to mortuary

East London mortuary assistant Robb Mookhoek explains why he gave up the theatre world to make his way in the funeral industry ... Since leaving school I’ve worked in various…

Read more about the article Dealing with the ‘dark greens’
One of a series of stock images shot recently by the Good Funeral Guide and the Funeral Celebrancy Council, to better represent the changing face of modern day funerals, particularly with a greater environmental emphasis

Dealing with the ‘dark greens’

Consumer concern about environmental issues – fuelled further by the recent COP26 conference – is only going to increase. We asked funeral sector expert Simon Cox for his view on…