funeral home opened by Mayor in Burnham-On-Sea town centre
Mayor cut a ribbon to mark the official opening of a new funeral
home on Wednesday (August 21st).
Co-operative Funeralcare officially opened its doors in Adam Street
during a ceremony attended by Mayor Cllr Martin Cox and Town Crier
Alistair Murray, as pictured here.
new facilities feature a private remembrance room, an arranging
room and large reception - all decorated in warm, pastel colours
to make them more welcoming and less intimidating.
Mark Jones who has spent 15 years in the industry and said: "Opening
up a funeral home in Burnham is a new venture for The Co-operative
Funeralcare. This investment will help us to provide a high quality
service to local people, saving families in the community having
to travel to our nearest funeral homes in either Weston-Super-Mare
Manager Mark Jones with funeral arrangers Liz Smith, Julie McCarthy
and Chris Argles at Wednesday's opening (pics Roger Burgess)