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    Arranging a funeral

    > Step by step guide: what to do when someone dies
    > People and organisations to notify
    > Registering the death
    > To DIY or not to DIY
    > Why use a funeral director?
    > How do I choose the right funeral director?
    > What you should know when using a funeral director
    > How much does a funeral cost?
    > Low cost ways to arrange a funeral
    At About the Funeral we care very much about the support
    you may need and hope we are able to help you in some
    small way at a time when you need it most.

    Kim Bird, Founder
    step by step guide: what to do when someone dies

    When someone dies there are many things to organise. Here are the things you need to do.

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    people and organisations to notify

    A useful list of people and organisations you may need to notify following a death.

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    registering the death

    We explain who can register the death, when it needs to be done by, and what the Registrar will need to know.

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    to DIY or not to DIY

    You are not legally obliged to use a funeral director. The only legal requirement in the UK...

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    why use a funeral director?

    Funerals require a lot of planning. Funeral Directors can help by taking care of sensitive arrangements.

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    how do I choose the right funeral director?

    Simple ways you can search for information about funeral directors to make an informed choice.

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    what you should know about using a funeral director

    Get the right service by following our insider guide.

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    how much does a funeral cost?

    The cost of a funeral is made up of two elements: the funeral director’s fees and third party...

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    low cost ways to arrange a funeral

    The cost of a funeral can run into the thousands. Here are some ideas to help keep the cost down.

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