Affordable funerals launched for hard-up Black Country families
A council has gone into the funeral business to offer cremations to bereaved families for £1,595 - less than half the UK average price of £3,500.
Families will be able to buy the cut-price package at Sandwell Valley and Rowley Regis crematoriums following a tie up between Sandwell Council and local firm Trinity Funeral Services Ltd.
The package includes the coffin, a dignified ceremony, all doctor’s and crematorium fees and the family’s choice of music.
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