Father’s Day: an origin story

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was first established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855. The company now has an additional three offices across the county in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint, and continues to employ local people who are experts in the services their communities require. Today, Community Co-Ordinator, Becky, considers the meaning of Father’s Day, which […]

Joey Essex: Grief and Me

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was first established in Horsham, West Sussex, in 1855. The organisation now has a further three offices across the county in Billingshurst, Crawley, and Hurstpierpoint. Members of the team are always keen to expand their knowledge of how to support the bereaved. Community Co-Ordinator, Becky, reviews the recent BBC documentary, ‘Joey […]

Sands Awareness Month 2021: Always There

Freeman Brothers has been established in Sussex since 1855 and, as funeral directors, we are used to offering sensitive, professional support to people who are bereaved. Our staff at our offices in Horsham, Billingshurst, Crawley, and Hurstpierpoint are committed to helping people as much or as little as they need and offering a bespoke service […]

Father’s Day when bereaved of Dad

Abi Pattenden is Manager of Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors, which has been based in Horsham since 1855. The company prides itself on its excellent levels of service for people throughout West Sussex and beyond, both in giving care and dignity to those who have died but also in their sympathetic and professional service to people […]

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 – event review

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was first established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855. The company has expanded to now also operate offices across the county in Billinghurst, Crawley, and Hurstpierpoint, employing a team of over 20 local people. With many changes taking place during the last year, the team has adapted to new ways of […]

Adapting to physical distancing at funerals

Freeman Brothers has been serving the communities of Sussex and Surrey since 1855. As Funeral Directors, we guide our bereaved clientele through what can be incredibly difficult times. This has been especially so during the COVID-19 pandemic, when our teams in Horsham, Billingshurst, Crawley, and Hurstpierpoint have had to help our customers at an unprecedented […]

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 – being in a good place to die digitally

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors is marking Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 in several ways. The company – whose West Sussex offices are located in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint – is running two online events to support this year’s theme of ‘Are you in a good place to die?’. In addition to the wider theme, […]

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 – being in a good place to die spiritually

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors is marking Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 in several ways. The company – whose West Sussex offices are located in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint – is running two online events to support this year’s theme of ‘Are you in a good place to die?’. In addition to the wider theme, […]

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 – being in a good place to die financially

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors is marking Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 in several ways. The company – whose West Sussex offices are located in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint – is running two online events to support this year’s theme of ‘Are you in a good place to die?’. In addition to the wider theme, […]

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 – being in a good place to die emotionally

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors is marking Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021 in several ways. The company – whose West Sussex offices are located in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint – is running two online events to support this year’s theme of ‘Are you in a good place to die?’. In addition to the wider theme, […]