Strong cross party support for action on funeral poverty
When 'just about managing' becomes 'no longer managing'
With funeral costs more than doubling in only 10 years, funeral directors are under pressure from the public to be fair and open about what they charge.Read More
Fair Funerals is pleased to announce that Lincolnshire Co-Op have signed up all of their branches to our enhanced Fair Funerals pRead More
A parliamentary petition calling for an end to children's funeral fees has received more MP signatures than any other for the whole of 2016. The ‘ERead More
A group of MPs are calling for proper regulation for funeral plans which are not always as good value as they seem.Read More
An MP whose 8 year old son died has spoken out for the thousands of parents who can’t afford a funeral.Read More
When Theresa May made her first speech as Prime Minister, she vowed to help families who were “just about managing” (JAM).Read More
Theresa May rejects Labour's plea to lift the financial burden on grieving parents, but her words suggests she has a lot to learn about funeral povRead More
To mark the one year anniversary of the Fair Funerals pledge we conducted a thorough review to assess its impact and exploreRead More
Emily Engel works for the Kensington and Chelsea Citizens Advice Bureau as head of social policy in the research and campaign team.
When she discovered several new funeral price comparison sites, she decided to check them out…Read More
Politicians from across different parties came together in the House of Commons to share their concerns about the vast swathes of people who can’tRead More
Next Wednesday 14th Sept at 9:30am Parliament will debate funeral poverty.Read More