Posts by lindsay

Annual Charity Day Saturday 9th June 2018, 11am – 3.30pm

We are holding our annual charity day to support two local worthy charities, Weston Hospicecare and the RNLI (Winscombe branch), who are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year. Please come along and help us support two worthy local charities. Join us for refreshments, cakes and a BBQ. There will also be face painting, name the teddy,…

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2017 Golden Charter Regional Funeral Planner of The Year

C V Gower Funeral Directors has been named the best funeral planner in the West region at this year’s Funeral Planner of the Year Awards, run by one of the UK’s market leading funeral plan providers, Golden Charter.  Hosted by the BBC’s Dan Walker, the awards mark the biggest annual gathering of independent funeral directors…

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£3000 Raised at our 2017 Charity Day

Thank you to everyone who came to support us on Saturday 2nd September for our 4th annual Charity Day. We raised a staggering £3000 for our two nominated charities, Weston Hospicecare and the Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance. Everyone enjoyed the cakes, BBQ, bouncy castle, face painting and games. Thank you also to all the…

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Charity Day for Weston Hopicecare & Somerset Air Ambulance

On Saturday 2nd September 2017, from 11.00 am until 3.30pm we will be holding our fourth annual charity coffee and cake day to support the work of Weston Hospicecare and the Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance. Please come along and help us support two worthy charities. Join us for coffee, cakes and a BBQ. There…

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Should you wear bright colours at a funeral?

Should you wear bright colours at a funeral?

Should you wear bright colours at a funeral? – For a long time, a typical funeral would involve solemn looking people dressed in smart black clothes. However, an increasing number of families are asking funeral attendees to wear bright colours, or even fancy dress in an attempt to focus on happy memories of the deceased.…

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Weston Hospicecare Charity Day

Hospicecare charity day

Weston Hospicecare Charity Day – Handing over our cheque to Rachel at Weston Hospicecare for £1800 raised at our charity day. Another cheque for £500 has been sent to Macmillan Cancer Support. — at Weston Hospicecare.

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Letters of thanks from families and officiants

Letters of thanks from families and officiants

It’s always lovely to receive letters of thanks from families and officiants. Dear Lindsay Thank you very much for the support you gave Bath Quakers – and me in particular – at the funeral at Haycombe on Tuesday. I had attended Quaker funerals of course but I had never been the Elder-in-charge at such a…

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