Great Glen Crematorium

Our response to coronavirus (COVID-19)

Our customers, colleagues and communities are at the heart of what we do. Therefore in light of the developing Covid-19 situation, we will be posting information on what action we are taking based upon recommendations by the Government and Public Health England.

In line with recent government updates, we will be restricting capacity to 30 mourners in the chapel.

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Great Glen Crematorium
Great Glen Crematorium

Set in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside, Great Glen Crematorium provides a calm and tranquil setting to hold a dignified Funeral service.

Opened in 2017, the modern, state of the art facility is located on the London Road, south of the village and will serve residents locally and in the surrounding boroughs.

Great Glen aims to provide an exemplary level of service within thirty acres of beautifully landscaped grounds and gardens.

The spacious Crematorium is built in the local, rural style and has been designed to blend into the surrounding countryside. The peaceful Garden of Remembrance provides a variety of choices for commemorating loved ones.

Opening Times.

Grounds9.00am – 6.00pm
(April to September)

9.00am – 5.00pm
(October to March)

10.00am – 5.00pm
Weekends & Bank Holidays
OfficeMonday to Friday
9.00am – 5.00pm
Memorial SalesPlease contact our site office for further information and details. Saturday appointments are also available by arrangement.

Cremation Fees

Cremation Fees 1st January 2020 to 31st December 2020 Adult Cremation Fee (60 minute slots from 10.00am) £915 Early Service Fee (8.30am, 9.00am & 9.30am) £700Children (18 and under) No Charge Direct Cremation Fee £475Pooja Ceremony Weekday (120 minute slots from 8.30am) £1,280 Saturday Service (120 minute slots from 9.30am) £1,350 Surcharges Additional time in Chapel (60 minutes) £370 Saturday Service £370 The above Cremation Fees include:• All professional fees relating to the administration and registration of the Cremation, in line with statutory requirements.• The use of our Chapel and attendance of our Chapel Assistants on the day of the service.• The use of our media system for music before, during and after the service. (Please contact the Crematorium office for details of additional tribute options available) • The scattering of ashes within our Garden of Remembrance or the preparation of the ashes for their removal, along with a Cremation Certificate. Alternatively, we will look after the ashes for a period of up to 3 months before requesting final instructions. • Use of organ (Organist not provided) Cremation Fees include any environmental levy where applicable. Direct Cremation is an unattended service with no mourner’s present, carried out in accordance with the Westerleigh Direct Cremation policy.

Where is Great Glen Crematorium?

Great Glen Crematorium 9 London Rd, Great Glen, Leicester LE8 9DJ

Directions

FROM THE NORTH

Follow the A6 from Leicester, through Oadby.
On exiting Oadby, continue on the A6 past Archers roundabout, following signs for Market Harborough.
Approximately half a mile past Archers roundabout turn left off the A6, signed as Burton Overy and Crematorium.
The Crematorium is approximately 500 yards along on your left hand side.


FROM SOUTH

Follow A6 towards Oadby.
At Archers roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Station Rd 
Turn right onto London Rd.
The Crematorium is approximately half a mile along on your right hand side.

A WOMAN’S UNDERSTANDING CAN MAKE ALL THE DIFFERENCE TO THE PRECIOUS MEMORIES YOUR FAMILY WILL HAVE FOREVER.”

Funeral Directors Leicester Samantha Ward

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.

CONTACT OUR TEAM

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

With our support you’re assured of our commitment to helping you through this difficult time. It doesn’t matter what time of day, or what day of the week you need support, we’re here for you. No matter how you feel at this moment, you have our commitment – you’re never alone.

We want you to know that we appreciate your attention to detail.

Samantha is charge of all procedure – from bringing your loved one into our care, to supporting and guiding you on the day.

We’re here for our customers whenever they need us, 24 hour a day, 365 days a year. Samantha will walk you through how to plan a funeral, and ensure that you receive the guidance you need.

You may choose to call us now at 0116 2788868.

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Opening Hours

Monday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

CONTACT OUR TEAM

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.