Blaby Cemetery

Blaby Cemetery is situated at Mill Lane, Blaby.

Mill Lane Cemetery was opened in 1863.In 1997 additional land was purchased by the Parish Councilfor an extension to the Cemetery.

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BURIAL FEES AND PAYMENTS

Fees, payments and sums fixed by Blaby Parish Council in pursuance of its powers in respect of the Cemetery situatedon Mill Lane, Blaby, and to take effect from1stMarch 2017

PURCHASE OF EXCLUSIVE RIGHT OF BURIAL

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1. EXCLUSIVEBURIAL RIGHTS:

DOUBLE (For 2):Giving exclusive right to the ground for 100 yearsAn interment charge is to be made for each intermentat the current fees for up to two burials, one burial and a maximum of 3 cremated ashes in one burial plot.

2.EXCLUSIVE BURIAL RIGHTS: CHILDREN’S GRAVES (SINGLE)

0-16 years –6ft length Giving exclusive right to the ground for 100 years.

3.EXCLUSIVE BURIAL RIGHTS CREMATEDREMAINS: CREMATION PLOT (For 2): Giving exclusive right to the ground for 100 years.An interment charge is to be made for each interment at the current fees.

INTERMENT

Charges will apply each time the grave is opened, whether for primaryor secondary inhumation.Interments of coffins (caskets) larger than 6’ 6” x 2’ 4”, two single plots, side by side, must be purchased, at the appropriate fee. The coffin (casket) may be buried double deep, leaving room for additional interment(s), but mustbe interred centrally.

DIGGING

Digging fees are applied by the Parish Council for cremation plots only. Funeral Directors will however apply a feefor the opening of gravesspaces.

 
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MONUMENT/MEMORIALS

For the named person/s on the Deed/Grant of Right of Burial to erect, place and amend on a grave or cremation plot:

On a grave,

8 ft. x 4ft.Headstone/Memorial Stone no larger than 2ft.6”in height and a maximum width of 2ft.6” in.

All headstones as of 1stMarch 2014 will be in uniform rows with no garden section permitted, the area in front of memorials will be turfed. Any vases must be contained on the plinth.

On 2 x single plots Headstone/Memorial Stone no larger than 2ft.6” in. in height and maximum width of 2ft.6” in.Purchased for the interment of coffins (caskets) larger than 6’ 6” x 2’ 4”, memorials must be placed either to the left or right, in alignment with memorials on other rows.They may notbe placed centrally.

Children’s Memorials Headstone/Memorial Stone no larger than 2ft.6” in. in height and maximum widthof2ft.6” in.

On acremation plot with path

Maximum height from ground, including base, 12”Maximumwidth, including base, 15”Maximum length, including base, 15”

On a cremation plot without a path (Sloping tablet style only)Maximum height from ground, including base, 5”Maximum width, including base, 15”Maximum length, including base, 15”

All Memorialsa)Maximum depth (front to back) of the base…15”b)Maximum thickness (front to back) of the inscribed slab, whether upright or sloping …5”c)

Overall thickness (front to back) of the memorial, including vases, supports, inscribedslab, etc. must not exceed depth of base…15”

No kerbs or fixtures are allowed.

Plans and inscriptions for memorials must be submitted to the Managerto the Council for approval.

 

OTHER FEES

Fees for other services, such as:a)

Transferof Deed/Grant of Burial when owner alive via Form of Assignment.b)

Renewal of Deed/Grant of Burial when date has expired.c) Admin fee to include transferring a deed via probate or will and any other searches etc.d)

To exhume remains of both parishioners and non-parishioners.

(Permission of the Ministry of Justice is to be sought by individuals on application).

 

OUR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

FOR IMMEDIATE HELP OR ADVICE PLEASE CALL 0116 2788868

when calling this number, you will speak directly to a member of our family who will help you through every stage of the process and answer any questions you may have.

FOR IMMEDIATE HELP OR ADVICE

OUR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BOTH CREMATION AND BURIAL

All administration and communication with you, “our family” taking all instructions and liaising with third parties to include Ministers/Celebrants, Cemeteries, Crematoriums, Doctors, Hospitals and HM Coroner. Safe handling of legal documents and forwarding to correct authorities. Twenty-four hour contact with us, your local funeral director. Care and preparation of your loved one, provision of on site refrigerated facilities (your loved one will remain with us until the day of the service.Bereavement support and guidance, before during and following the service.

£799.00

Removal of your loved one into our care within a fifty mile radius form Leicester, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. Some of our competitors have different charges for when your loved one passes away for instance after 5.00pm, during the weekend and bank holidays, we see this as so wrong.

£200.00

Supply of black motor hearse, traditionally used to convey your loved one to final place of rest. (We do have a list of alternative hearses and if you don’t require a hearse,  The hearse can proceed from a family home.

£200.00

Basic Coffin with lining and all fittings – foil paper wood finish

£150.00

Funeral arrangements handled by our team are very affordable

DISBURSEMENTS

  Disbursements are fees set by a third party–  i.e. burial, crematorium, doctors and ministers fees, and are different for each funeral depending on requirements.

Crematorium fees typically (Monday –Friday)

Funeral arrangements handled by our team are very affordable

low cost direct cremation is a no service at a crematorium, no attendance and no frills option, it really is just that. but carried out by a lady funeral director

We will arrange a meeting with the family which could be in person or over the telephone, complete all the relevant documentation and forward these on your behalf.

We will bring your loved one into our care and provide a suitable coffin, we will convey your loved one to the crematorium quite possibly in the early morning or late afternoon in a funeral-related vehicle which could be a hearse or an estate car.

The cremated remains we can collect and return these to you if at a local address

ADDITIONAL CHARGES

OUR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

FOR IMMEDIATE HELP OR ADVICE PLEASE CALL 0116 2788868

when calling this number, you will speak directly to a member of our family who will help you through every stage of the process and answer any questions you may have.