Submitted by Heather on Thu, 29/12/2016 - 15:10
Fair Funerals is pleased to announce that Lincolnshire Co-Op have signed up all of their branches to our enhanced Fair Funerals pledge. By signing the ex
Submitted by Heather on Wed, 21/12/2016 - 21:07
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 ‘Early Day Motion’ (EDM) has been signed by 152 MPs
Submitted by Heather on Wed, 14/12/2016 - 15:41
A group of MPs are calling for proper regulation for funeral plans which are not always as good value as they seem.
Submitted by Heather on Fri, 02/12/2016 - 17:30
An MP whose 8 year old son died has spoken out for the thousands of parents who can’t afford a funeral.
Submitted by Heather on Thu, 24/11/2016 - 11:45
When Theresa May made her first speech as Prime Minister, she vowed to help families who were “just about managing” (JAM). But what happens if you’re ‘just about managing’ and someone dies?
Submitted by Heather on Thu, 03/11/2016 - 13:09
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 poverty.
Submitted by Heather on Tue, 01/11/2016 - 16:58
To mark the one year anniversary of the Fair Funerals pledge we conducted a thorough review to assess its impact and explore how it could be developed an
Submitted by Heather on Mon, 03/10/2016 - 15:09
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…
Submitted by Heather on Mon, 26/09/2016 - 14:16
Politicians from across different parties came together in the House of Commons to share their concerns about the vast swathes of people who can’t afford a decent send off, and voice their frustrat
Submitted by Heather on Wed, 14/09/2016 - 12:24