Direct Cremation

No service or attendance by family or mourners.

  • Transfer of deceased to private chapel of rest.
  • Arranging the funeral at Hopkinson House.
  • Completing all the necessary paperwork.
  • Cremation and doctor’s fees.
  • Provision of a hearse to the crematorium.
  • Attendance of funeral director and staff.
  • All costings to be paid prior to the funeral.
  • No viewings

Disbursements / 3rd party fees included.
Removal out of hours/Private Home/Care Home additional £250

Basic Funeral

  • Transfer of deceased to the private chapel of rest.
  • Hearse and bears direct to local crematourium .
  • Crematorium and doctor’s fees.
  • Day and time of funeral is restricted to fit in with funerals director’s day to day running. 
  • All costings to be paid prior to funeral taking place.


Disbursements / 3rd party fees included.


Extra limousines £250


Bradwell Crematorium £767
Carmountside Crematorium £750
Doctors Fees for Cremation £164
Coroners Postmortem £0 (No doctors fees required)
Minister Fees from £190
Civil Celebrant from £270
Interment Fee (Resident) / Re-open grave Newcastle Borough Cemeteries £932
New Grave (Resident) Newcastle Borough Cemeteries £1,256
Local Paper Notices from £150.00
Floral Tributes Prices Vary
Printed Order of Service £1.35 per copy

For all other Cemetery prices including Stoke on Trent/Private Churchyards please contact us 

“What a fabulous family run business. I was unfortunate enough to lose both my Dad and Mum within 6 months of each other. They arranged everything and did so so beautifully. Thank you so much xx.”

Sharon Downing-Arnold

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