Funeral

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Funeral

Child burial fee delay 'incredibly painful for families'

Child burial fee delay 'incredibly painful for families'

Plans to waive child burial fees for bereaved families will not be implemented until the summer, Theresa May has announced.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Morgue

Morgue 'released wrong corpse to bereaved family'

Morgue 'released wrong corpse to bereaved family'

Mistaken bodies and accidental damage were among the 75 major incidents reported by mortuaries last year.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Billionaire faces backlash after his Ferrari blocked disabled access at opening of his store

Billionaire faces backlash after his Ferrari blocked disabled access at opening of his store

Billionaire criticised after his Ferrari blocked disabled access at his new shop

A billionaire has been criticised after his £200k Ferrari was allegedly seen blocking disabled access at the opening of his new flagship store.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Jail for ‘despicable’ funeral home burglar who had sex with corpse

Jail for ‘despicable’ funeral home burglar who had sex with corpse

Jail for ‘despicable’ funeral home burglar who had sex with corpse

A "despicable" burglar who had sex with a corpse at a funeral home while high on drink and drugs has been jailed for six years.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Terminally-ill woman hosts her own wake before her death

Terminally ill woman hosts her own wake before her death

Terminally ill woman hosts her own wake before her death

Samanda Ford, who is dying of terminal cancer, hosted her own wake so that she could party with her friends while she was still alive.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

'Natural Death' funeral directors welcome EU formaldehyde ban

'Natural Death' funeral directors welcome EU formaldehyde ban

'Natural Death' funeral directors welcome EU formaldehyde ban

The EU has proposed restrictions to formaldehyde, which is used in embalming bodies, over fears it could increase the risk of cancer

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Woman cremates body she thinks is her brother - then her real brother arrives at her house

Woman cremates body she thinks is her brother - then her real brother turns up

Woman cremates body she thinks is her brother - then her real brother turns up

The woman thought she had recognised a picture of the body of a man in a newspaper as her brother

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Israel removes additional security measures from Al-Aqsa Mosque as thousands cheer at funeral of Palestinian gunmen

Al-Aqsa mosque crisis: Israel removes all security measures as thousands cheer at funeral of Palestinian gunmen

Israel removes additional security measures from Al-Aqsa Mosque

Additional security measures at the Al-Aqsa Mosque have been removed after fears grew over larger protests

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

20 years on from Princess Diana's funeral we look back on Earl Spencer's eulogy

20 years on from Princess Diana's funeral, a look back at Earl Spencer's moving eulogy

20 years on from Princess Diana's funeral we look back on Earl Spencer's eulogy

Princess Diana's brother Earl Spencer has revealed he still has nightmares about the funeral of his sister

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Undertaker who wouldn't perform funeral for Westminster terrorist says he's 'a donkey who represents no religion on this planet'

Muslim undertaker explains why she wouldn't perform funeral for Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood

Undertaker explains why she wouldn't conduct terrorist Khalid Masood's funeral

Habiba tells Iain Lee she was approached by St Thomas' Hospital and asked if she would conduct the funeral for Khalid Masood

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Funeral for senior government official in Taiwan features more than 50 pole dancers, after he asked for it in a dream - unfinished

Funeral for Taiwanese official features over 50 pole dancers after 'he asked for it in a dream'

Funeral for Taiwanese official features over 50 pole dancers

More than 50 strippers and pole dancers performed at a senior government official's funeral in Taiwan, bringing traffic to a standstill