Useful Links

 

THE FOLLOWING LINKS TO EXTERNAL SITES ARE GIVEN FOR INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY. THE GREATER GWENT CREMATION COMMITTEE AND ITS OFFICERS CANNOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INFORMATION GIVEN BY OTHER PARTIES.

GOVERNING BODIES

INSTITUTE OF CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM MANAGEMENT (ICCM)

CONFEDERATION OF BURIAL AUTHORITIES (CBA)

THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OMBUDSMAN

THE FEDERATION OF BURIAL AND CREMATION AUTHORITIES (FBCA)

NATURAL STONE MEMORIALS

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MEMORIAL MASONS (NAMM)

FUNERAL DIRECTING

THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF ALLIED AND INDEPENDENT FUNERAL DIRECTORS

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FUNERAL DIRECTORS

THE BRITISH INSTITUTE OF FUNERAL DIRECTORS

EMBALMING

THE BRITISH INSTITUTE OF EMBALMERS

DEATH, GREEN BURIAL, FAMILY ARRANGED FUNERALS, ETC

THE NATURAL DEATH CENTRE

NON-RELIGIOUS FUNERALS

THE INSTITUTE OF CIVIL FUNERALS

THE BRITISH HUMANIST ASSOCIATION

GENERAL INFORMATION AND ADVICE

THE SAMARITANS

CRUSE BEREAVEMENT CARE

FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF A BABY OR CHILD

THE STILLBIRTH AND NEO-NATAL DEATH SOCIETY (SANDS)

THE COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS

THE FOUNDATION FOR THE STUDY OF INFANT DEATHS

 

PRE-PAID FUNERALS

THE FUNERAL PLANNING AUTHORITY LIMITED

 

GOVERNING BODIES

         INSTITUTE OF CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM MANAGEMENT (ICCM)

For any enquires regarding Institute activities or Charter grievance procedure contact:

National Secretary

ICCM National Office

City of London Cemetery

            Aldersbrook Road

            Manor Park

            London

            E12 5DQ

 

            Tel: 020 8989 4661

Fax: 020 8989 6112

            email: Julie@iccm.fsnet.co.uk

            Web site: www.iccm-uk.com

 

To enquire about local services and issues, approach your Charter member.

  

  

THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OMBUDSMAN

Further information can be obtained from www.lgo.org.uk

                       

Local Government Ombudsman for Wales
Derwen House
Court Road
Bridgend
CF31 1BN

Tel. No. (01656) 661 325
Fax. No. (01656) 673 279

 

       THE FEDERATION OF BURIAL AND CREMATION AUTHORITIES (FBCA)

The Secretary

41 Salisbury Road, Carshalton

Surrey

SM5 3HA

            Tel / Fax: 020 8669 4521

            E-mail: fbcasec@tiscali.co.uk

            Web: http://www.fbca.org.uk

 

INFORMATION ABOUT NATURAL STONE MEMORIALS

       THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MEMORIAL MASONS (NAMM)

            27a Albert Street

Rugby

Warwickshire

CV21 2SG

Tel: 01788 542264

Fax: 01788 542276

            email: enquiries@namm.org.uk

            Website: www.namm.org.uk

 

FOR INFORMATION ABOUT FUNERAL DIRECTING

 

THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF ALLIED AND INDEPENDANT FUNERAL DIRECTORS

SAIF Business Centre

3 Bullfields

Sawbridgeworth

Herts

CM21 9DB 

            Tel: 01279 726777

Fax: 01279 726300

            E -mail: mervyn@saif.org.uk

            Website: www.saif.org.uk

 

         THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FUNERAL DIRECTORS

618 Warwick Road

Solihull

West Midlands

B91 1AA 

Tel: 0121 711 1343 or 0845 230 1343

Fax: 0121 711 1351

email: info@nafd.org.uk      

Website: www.nafd.org.uk

 

         THE BRITISH INSTITUTE OF FUNERAL DIRECTORS

National Office

140 Leamington Road

Coventry

CV3 6JY

           

            Tel: 024 7669 7160

Fax: 024 7669 7159

Email: enquiries@bifd.org.uk

 

 FOR INFORMATION ABOUT EMBALMING

 

THE BRITISH INSTITUTE OF EMBALMERS

Anubis House

21c Station Road

Knowle

Solihull

West Midlands

B93 0HL

 

            Tel: 01564 778991

            Fax: 01564 770812

            email: enquiries@bioe.co.uk

Website: www.bioe.co.uk

 

FOR INFORMATION AND PUBLICATIONS ON DEATH, GREEN BURIAL, FAMILY ARRANGED FUNERALS, ETC.

 

      THE NATURAL DEATH CENTRE

6 Blackstock Mews

Blackstock Road

London N4 2BT

 

Tel: 020 7359 8391

Fax: 020 7354 3831

ndc@alberyfoundation.org

Web site: www.naturaldeath.org.uk           

 

 

FOR NON-RELIGIOUS FUNERALS

    THE INSTITUTE OF OF CIVIL FUNERALS

        6 Nene Road

        Bicton Industrial Park

        Kimbolton

        Cambridgeshire

        PE28 0LF

        Tel: 0845 0048608

        email: info@iocf.org.uk

        Web address: www.iocf.org.uk

 

     

    THE BRITISH HUMANIST ASSOCIATION

        1 Gower Street

        London WC1E 6HD

 

Tel: 020 7079 3580

Fax: 020 7079 3588

email: info@humanism.org.uk

Web site: www.humanism.org.uk

 

FOR GENERAL INFORMATION AND ADVICE

 

AGE CONCERN                                           

Astral House, 1268 London Road             

London SW16 4ER                                     

 

Tel:      020 8765 7200                                

Fax:     020 8765 7211

E-Mail : communicationsunit@ace.org.uk

Web site: www.ace.org.uk                          

                                                                       

         THE SAMARITANS

            The Upper Mill

            Kingston Road

            Ewell

            Surrey KT17 2AF

 

            Tel: 020 8394 8300

            Fax: 020 8394 8301

            E- Mail :admin@samaritans.org

Web site: www.samaritans.org

 

            CRUSE BEREAVEMENT CARE

            126 Sheen Road

            Richmond

            Surrey TW9 1UR

 

            Tel: 020 8939 9534

            Fax: 020 8940 7638

            email: helpline@crusebereavementcare.org.uk

            E-Mail :helpline@crusebereavementcare.org.uk

            Web site:  www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk/ (site gives details of local offices)

 

FOR INFORMATION AND ADVICE FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF A BABY OR CHILD

 

THE STILLBIRTH AND NEO-NATAL DEATH SOCIETY (SANDS)

28 Portland Place

London W1B 1LY

Tel: 020 7436 7940

            Fax: 020 7436 3715

            E-Mail : support@uk-sands.org

            Web site: www.uk-sands.org 

 

THE COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS

53 North Street

Bristol BS3 1EN

 

Tel: 0117 966 5202

Fax: 0117 914 4368

E-Mail :info@tcf.org.uk

        Web site: www.tcf.org.uk                          

 

THE FOUNDATION FOR THE STUDY OF INFANT DEATHS

Artillery House

            11-19 Artillery Row

London SW1P 1RT

 

            Tel: 0870 787 0885

            Fax: 0870 787 0725

email: fsid@sids.org.uk

            Web site: www.sids.org.uk

 

For Information on Pre-Paid Funerals

 

THE FUNERAL PLANNING AUTHORITY LIMITED
Harelands
22 Bentsbrook Park
North Holmwood
Dorking
Surrey
RH5 4JN

Tel/Fax: 01306 740878

mailto:enquiries@funeralplanningauthority.com

            Web site: www.funeralplanningauthority.com