Austin's Funeral Directors

Austins funeral directors logo

Whenever you need us we are there 24 hours a day 7 days a week

The Role of a Funeral Celebrant

A funeral celebrant is someone who officiates at funeral services. Typically, they are professionally qualified and separate from religious beliefs....

by Austins9 November 2023
Read More

7 Essential Elements of a Eulogy

A eulogy is an opportunity to remember the life of a person who has died and provide comfort to those...

by Austins17 October 2023
Read More

The Growing Demand For Direct Cremation

Direct cremation is an increasingly popular funeral option, with demand more than quadrupling in the last four years. The number...

by Austins12 September 2023
Read More

New Funeral Trends for 2023

Research amongst funeral directors shows that new trends are emerging regarding funeral planning. Some became popular due to necessity –...

by Austins7 August 2023
Read More

Finding the Right Words When Someone Dies

When someone dies, it can be hard to find the right words. You could be writing a eulogy or a...

by Austins24 July 2023
Read More

Options for your Loved One’s Ashes

After a cremation, you need to decide what do with your loved one’s ashes. We hope these ideas are helping...

by Austins20 June 2023
Read More

Quirky Funeral Customs

So many countries have their own funeral rituals. Some are more unusual than others! As it becomes increasingly popular to...

by Austins27 May 2023
Read More

The Nation has Spoken …. About Dying

Recent research shows how we feel about funerals in the UK. People are often reluctant to talk about death, so...

by Austins4 April 2023
Read More

What’s Involved with Non Religious Funerals?

It’s entirely possible to personalise a funeral – such as service themes, type of transport or dress code. These aspects...

by Austins20 March 2023
Read More