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

By lindsay | May 15, 2018

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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C V Gower Funeral Directors New Office Opens In Winscombe Village

By lindsay | February 19, 2018

Saturday 17th February 2018 saw the opening of our new office in the village of Winscombe. Situated on the Woodborough Road, it is ideally placed for people to come in and see us and gives us a presence in the heart of the village. Lots of people popped in to say hello, some new faces…

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2017 Golden Charter Regional Funeral Planner of The Year

By lindsay | September 14, 2017

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

By lindsay | September 8, 2017

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

By lindsay | July 5, 2017

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?

By lindsay | June 14, 2017

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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Hospicecare charity day

Weston Hospicecare Charity Day

By lindsay | June 14, 2017

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

By lindsay | June 14, 2017

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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