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Over-fifties event hailed as a success

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An event organised by Dorset’s Douch Family Funeral Directors has proved to be a big success. The 50-plus information day held in Ferndown brought 250 people to visit the Royal British Legion. Former world champion town crier Mike helped drive the crowds to the legion in Church Road and deputy mayor Cllr Steve …

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CBCE reveals speaker line up for 2017

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The Cremation and Burial, Communication and Education Event (CBCE) has released its speaker line up for 2017. The three day programme is jointly hosted by The Cremation Society of Great Britain and the Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities. In 2017 the CBCE will take place on 3-5 July, at Stratford …

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Family run funeral firm opens new Coventry premises

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A family-run funeral directors, Devall and Son, has expanded into Coventry. The company has provided support for families in Nuneaton since 1986. Its new funeral home is located in the Radford area of the city. The Jubilee Crescent-based building has undergone extensive renovation work.  Daniel Devall, director at Devall and Son, spearheaded the move …

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Teenager arrives at prom in coffin and hearse

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A New Jersey teenager has made headlines after arriving at her high school prom in a coffin. Aspiring funeral director Megan Flaherty appeared in a hearse driven by family friend and funeral professional, reported NJ.com. Upon reaching the venue the driver, Dennis McGee, removed the coffin containing Megan Flaherty from the vehicle so she could …

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