Green Funerals Pros and Cons – Part 2: Coffins

Part 1 is right here. In a world where our personal environmental impact is high on the agenda, green funerals may be something that you are considering for yourself or for a family member. Even if you’re not, chances are you’ve at least heard of a green funeral – perhaps you’ve heard them referred to Read more…

Green Funerals Pros and Cons – Part 1: Embalming

In a world where our personal environmental impact is high on the agenda, a green funeral may be something that you are considering for yourself or for a family member. Even if you’re not, chances are you’ve at least heard of a green funeral – perhaps you’ve heard them referred to as ‘natural burials’ or Read more…

Why You Should Choose Your Own Funeral Celebrant

When a loved one passes away, it’s extremely tempting to contact your nearest funeral director and have them take charge of almost everything. Obituary notices, flowers, the funeral celebrant, the venue, care of the body, and burial or cremation arrangements. However, it can be far better to do some of these things yourself, and one Read more…

Emma Britton | Wedding & Funeral Celebrant

Hello, my name is Emma and I am a Family & Funeral Celebrant based in beautiful Somerset. I live with my partner John and our handsome dog Billy the Beagle. For over 10 years I have been working as a BBC local radio presenter in the West Country and I have become a civil celebrant because it involves all the parts of being a broadcaster that I love… meeting people, interviewing them, writing their story and presenting it.

Lynsey Shields | Wedding & Funeral Celebrant

I believe a key factor in being a great celebrant, is having the ability to draw on others and our own experiences.

Susan Elms | Wedding & Funeral Celebrant

I am Susan Elms, The Life Celebrant (TLC)

I have been closely involved with people for my entire adult life. I have taught both privately and publicly, one-to-one and group sessions to all age groups and have witnessed first-hand the effects of joy and tragedy.