Bereavement in the news: a response to Jack’s Law

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors has been serving communities in Sussex and Surrey for 165 years and prides itself on its professional but sympathetic approach to grief. Our teams in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint have a wide range of experience in supporting people with all types of funerals – including, sadly, those where a child […]

Freeman Brothers 165 for 165: making a big difference

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was set up in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  The company now has offices across the county, in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint.  In celebration of the business’s 165th anniversary, the team are working towards undertaking 165 activities which benefit local charities and communities throughout the year.  Here, Community Co-Ordinator, Becky, explains […]

In the news: cremated remains

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors has been operating in Horsham, West Sussex, since 1855.  The company now has offices across the county – in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – and is highly-experienced as an independent and family-run business.  Here, Community Co-Ordinator Becky reflects on some intriguing news stories which have recently been reported nationally…

Booking a funeral (part two) – your questions answered

Freeman Brothers has been based in Sussex since 1855 and has been funeral directors serving our local communities ever since. Our offices in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint strive to step beyond simply offering a funeral to providing meaningful information not only at the time of need but also in advance of such a time. […]

New Year’s Resolutions With A Difference

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors first opened in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.   The company now also has offices in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint, and in addition to arranging funerals, the team has a strong focus on community-based activities.  Following the end of 2019, Community Co-Ordinator Becky reflects on positive changes we could all make, and […]

Funeral flowers – your questions answered

Freeman Brothers has been carrying out funerals in Sussex and Surrey since 1855. As we have been so long established as Funeral Directors, we have a good sense of some of the most common questions people have around funerals. Taking feedback from colleagues in Horsham, Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint as to what we are asked […]

2019 at Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors – part two

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors began in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  Now with offices across the county – in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – the company continues to thrive, and serve a diverse range of communities.  With the support of those around them being critical, the organization appreciates the need to give back, and does […]

2019 at Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors – part one

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors began in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  Now with offices across the county – in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – the company continues to thrive, and serve a diverse range of communities.  With the support of those around them being critical, the organisation appreciates the need to give back, and does […]

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors – Bank Holiday opening hours 2019-2020

Having first opened in Horsham, West Sussex, in 1855, Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors has been proud to serve the community for over 160 years.  As we look ahead to another year across our branches in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint, we wanted to inform our customers of our opening hours during the coming weeks.

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors – meet the team

The roles within a funeral directors are more diverse than you may think!  A lot has changed since Freeman Brothers first began in 1855.  With branches across West Sussex in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint, our workforce comprises of 28 staff, most of whom are employed full-time and some who are on part-time or flexible […]