Having been operating since 1855, Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors remains an enthusiastic member of the wider industry community. Representatives from the company’s branches across Sussex in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint were recently able to attend the funeral industry’s biennial National Funeral Exhibition at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire. For some delegates, it was their first […]
Trigger warning- this post discusses suicide and its effects on those who are bereaved as a result of it.
While I drive round Sussex visiting our four branches, I often find myself catching up on Radio 4 programmes. I don’t listen to every episode of everything but I enjoy Book of the Week, and usually find Rebecca Front amusing and engaging so her ‘Rainy Days and Mondays’ seemed an obvious choice. Imagine my surprise […]
Last year, we announced that 2019 would see us break new ground, supporting an event which is taking place as part of Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 – the inaugural Sussex Comedian of the Year competition.
During 2018, I talked about dying a lot.
Because I have previous experience in drama, I understand that not everything can be accurate. There isn’t time to research the crux of every issue (although there are times when research obviously has to be done, particularly involving sensitive subjects such as sexual crime). I am always impressed by actors- particularly in soaps- being able […]
We’ve just returned from the National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD) Conference, held 18th to 20th May in the beautiful North-East of England. The NAFD’s calendar runs from mid-May. Each year welcomes a new President, who, at the end of the year, holds a Conference in their local area. President for 2017-18 was Alison Crake, […]
Among the flurry of January and February high-budget film releases jostling for pole position during awards season, there was an offering which piqued our interest via Disney and Pixar. As with many animated movies, this had been a long time in production and, at first glance, may not seem all that child-friendly: “Coco” deals with […]
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