There will be informative tours of our crematory, where you will be guided through the cremation process to help dispel the many myths and fears people often have

The Hereford crematorium open day on 16 September is an opportunity to meet with the friendly and helpful crematorium team who will be on hand to answer any of your questions and help allay any fears and providing reassurances about what happens after those curtains close. 

When faced with bereavement it can be a very distressing time for those involved and people often don't know which way to turn, the team will be providing informative tours of our crematory, where you will be guided through the cremation process to help dispel the many myths and fears people often have; there will be several tours available throughout the day.

For people who are thinking ahead and beginning to make plans for their own funerals in advance, the open day provides the opportunity to talk to a number of services who can offer guidance on pre-planned funerals and support during times of loss, including bereavement counselling, solicitor, independent celebrant, funeral directors, green burials and monumental masons.

Refreshments will be available throughout the day in the waiting room next to the crematorium chapel,

For more information on the crematorium and the services available, please visit the crematorium website.

For more information on the open day on Saturday 16 September from 12.30 to 4.30pm, please contact the crematorium team on 01432 383200 or bereavement@herefordshire.gov.uk

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Published: 14th August 2017