What happens to ashes after a cremation?
After cremation, a further process takes place which results in what we know as “ashes”. Once complete, the ashes are placed into a container to return to the funeral director or the family. You can find out more about what happens to ashes after a cremation, and the choices availbable to you, in our article
Can I buy a coffin made in the UK?
Yes, you can. We offer natural woven willow coffins that are hand-made in England, and the willow is also grown in the UK. You can buy Tributes English Willow Coffins from your funeral director.
Can I put ashes in my garden?
With an increase in the number of cremations, the question of what to do with a loved one’s ashes is a growing area of debate. If your loved one hasn’t left specific instructions for a resting place and your family can’t agree on a location for a scattering, you may be considering other options, such as sharing the ashes with family or keeping them in the family home. But is it possible to keep ashes in your garden and if so, how do you go about it?
How to choose an urn
Choosing an urn is a very personal thing and will depend on your own tastes and ideas, as well as the personality of your loved one. It’s a good idea to first consider where you intend to keep the urn.