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Eco friendly funerals Chelmsford – the shape of things to come?

Green Funerals in Chelmsford are rising in popularity In 2016, there were 597,211 deaths in the UK and this year to date; there have been 38 million deaths worldwide, and counting. And with that statistic in mind, it has become apparent that with the number of funeral services taking place each year, this will almost… Read More »

Fix rising funeral costs with your Funeral Home for Epping

Pre paid funeral planning with Bennett’s Your Funeral Home for Epping The fact is that funeral costs are rising Just 14 years ago a basic funeral would have cost approximately £1,920, the same service today would cost you around £4,078 thats a big increase of 112%. But why is this so? Well, this amount includes… Read More »

What to expect on your first meeting with your local funeral home in Essex.

It all begins with your local Essex funeral home. Every burial involves more than 1,000 decisions that have to be made by the organiser during the worst five days of their life. The first time you help organise a funeral you will no doubt find it baffling, terrifying, weird, overwhelming, devastating and incredibly important –… Read More »

The history of the Horse Drawn Hearse for a Funeral Service in Chelmsford

Funeral services in Chelmsford The horse-drawn hearse dates all the way back to the 17th century. Although the vehicle was originally used for transportation, it eventually evolved into becoming an icon for funerals. The glass sided hearse was particularly popular as people were always anxious to view the coffin and no Victorian funeral would have… Read More »

Environmentally friendly funeral services in Essex

These days, being environmentally conscious is something that is becoming evermore important in all aspects of our society. From encouraging green lifestyle choices such as composting and recycling, to using biodegradable cleaning products, taking care of Mother Earth is something we all should be considerate of. Essex funeral services are going green This is very… Read More »

Bennetts Funeral Director’s provide bereavement support in Essex

A Funeral Directors in Essex, offering bereavement support to both their local and the wider community. 10 years ago Bennett’s Funeral Directors began a bereavement support programme which over the years has become very well supported by many bereaved local people who in turn support others. The bereavement support parents group formed in 2011 and… Read More »

The History of Bennetts Funerals Directors

We have been your Local Family Funeral Director in Essex for 125 years and spanning 3 Generations. An Essex Funeral Director with offices situated in Brentwood and Billericay, Bennett’s Funeral Directors are well known throughout the county for providing an extensive range of funeral services to families across the region. Over 125 years ago, this… Read More »

Alternative Funeral Hearses Available at your Local Funeral Directors

Our Funeral Directors & Undertakers are able to work directly with the family as well as the Veteran Bereavement Support service, providing all aspects of a ceremonial funeral. This comes at no extra cost to the family, they receive a dignified and coordinated service, utilising our years of experience of working with the regimental organisations… Read More »