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COVID-19 LATEST NEWS

COVID-19 LATEST NEWS

From 8th August Funeral Directors’ premises and places of worship in England will no longer be exempt from the requirements to wear face coverings.  The rules state that ‘visitors are expected to wear a face covering immediately before entering any of these settings and must keep it on until they leave’.  It is not compulsory for employees to wear face…

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COVID-19 – LATEST NEWS

COVID-19 – LATEST NEWS

During the pandemic social distancing has meant that funerals have been affected greatly, with churches closed and only limited numbers allowed at crematoriums and graveside services.  We have until now been unable to allow limousines for families.  We can now announce that we have limousines available with newly fitted hygiene screens. The limousines are available for use by family members…

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Private Chapel Available

Private Chapel Available

Our aim is to help families in any way possible and this is extremely hard with the current restrictions surrounding Covid-19. Whilst arranging funerals for bereaved families we have been unable to offer many services due to government restrictions. Churches are closed resulting in graveside burials and crematoriums have restricted their attendance numbers.  We would like to offer our funeral…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

At W Smith & Sons we have always taken the safety of our staff and clients very seriously. Following the recent government guidelines, we feel that there are changes we must adhere to in order to help contain the spread of this harmful virus. Crematoriums have already set in place significant changes and we believe more will come in the…

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