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 […]

On the Trail – Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors on the first week of HeART to Heart

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors has been an integral part of the Horsham community since 1855.  With offices now in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint too, 2019 is an important year for the Crawley branch in particular, as this November is the tenth anniversary of the office’s opening.  The team wanted to mark this special occasion with […]

Embalming – your questions answered

Having operated in West Sussex since 1855, Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors has built up a wealth of industry-wide knowledge.  With offices across the county in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint, the team serves a variety of markets and are experts in their field.  The company has always happily provided advice free of charge and without […]

Celebrating ten years with ‘Keepsake’

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors celebrates ten years of operating in Crawley, West Sussex this year.  With other offices in Billingshurst, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint, the company maintains strong community links throughout the county.  In this anniversary year in Crawley, the team are increasing activity with charities and community groups, and the St Catherine’s Hospice HeART to […]

Caring for Deceased persons – 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 […]

Exclusive offer to HeART to Heart trail participants from Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors

Having begun in Horsham in 1855, Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors now has branches in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint.  2019 is a significant year for our Crawley branch, as it marks ten years since the branch opened.  With the anniversary taking place in November, the company has decided to celebrate by highlighting support for a variety […]

Coroner’s cases – 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 […]

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors offers free talks on funeral wishes

Having been operating in West Sussex since 1855, Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors has developed offices throughout the county in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint.  The company not only has a good understanding of how the funeral industry works, but also of its customers in these different areas, giving staff the necessary expertise to communicate effectively […]

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors sponsors prize at 2019 South of England Show

With branches across West Sussex, Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors is a proud supporter of its local county show.  The South of England Show takes place annually in Ardingly, within easy reach of the Freeman Brothers branches in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham, and Hurstpierpoint.  In 2018, the company exhibited at the show, and wanted to maintain a […]

NAFD Presidency – the second half

I last wrote about my Presidency of the National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD) when I was halfway through my year in the role and now that the year has completed, I felt it was appropriate to reflect on the year as a whole and the experience of being the President.