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Last week an image surfaced from the earthquake disaster in Italy, of a loyal blonde cocker spaniel called Flash, lying by the casket of his master. The touching image gives us an insight into the instinctive and natural need to mourn, and leaves us questioning whether we could learn something from our beloved pets. The […]
2016 has been a year of remembrance and life celebrations for a large number of celebrities, actors, comedians and musicians; we want to remember these well-known figures that are no longer with us. Though this year it seems as if there has been an increase in celebrities dying, and the rate we hear about it. […]
Making plans for your funeral isn’t something we necessarily want to think about and we try not to think about. But as the years go by and we realize that we aren’t, after all, going to be the first person in history to duck under the radar of the Grim Reaper, it feels more and […]
The government published the Armed Forces Covenant in 2011 setting out the relationship between the nation, the armed forces and the government the same year Croydon became the first London borough to sign a Community Covenant. It was signed as a pledge of commitment to the local Armed Forces population – those in service, Reservists, […]
The Rowland Family and staff members would like to offer our sincere condolences to Jo Cox’s family, friends and all affected following her tragic murder in the streets of her constituency. She was greatly respected and admired by all who knew and worked with her, she will be sorely missed.
The horrendous shootings in Orlando that recently killing 49 and injuring 53 innocent people was responded with the dispatch of over 15 ‘comfort dogs’ trained to provide affection and comfort to people in disaster areas, hospices, nursing homes etc. Research has shown that using animals in bereavement counselling encourages the grief process, with findings that […]
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, has died at the age of 74. The three-time world heavyweight champion – died on 4th June 2016 at a hospital in Phoenix, Arizona after suffering for many years of Parkinson’s disease complicated by a respiratory illness. His funeral plans began many years ago and were documented in exacting detail in […]
Learning that someone you loved has passed on is painful but what do you do when you learn this information through social media? How do you react when you’re scrolling through your feed only to discover that death has taken someone you knew or loved? Realising you have lost someone you knew, finds you questioning […]
The Croydon family firm of funeral directors Rowland Brothers marked this week’s national Dying Matters Awareness Week with two full-day seminars at the town’s Jurys Inn Hotel and a day-long exhibition in the Fairfield Halls Sun Lounge, titled The Big Conversation Life Planning Event. Both seminars attracted large audiences of social workers, care workers, police […]
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There comes a stage in all our lives when it’s natural to think about our own funeral arrangements. We wonder about our loved ones and what to leave them. There are some things, however, that we wouldn’t wish to leave them. These include the burden of high funeral costs and the worry of deciding on the funeral arrangements.
If you have concerns about such matters, our prepaid funeral plan will bring you peace of mind.
A free feature of every plan – when you purchase a plan, we will make a donation to help the Woodland Trust. A beautiful way to be remembered. Please complete the online enquiry form and we will send you our brochure detailing the services we provide.