All our coffins are made to order, they are generally delivered within 5-7 working days by a dedicated courier

National Day of Reflection 2021

National Day of Reflection 2021

On 23 March 2021, marking the first anniversary of the first UK lockdown, National Day of Reflection is to reflect on our collective loss, support those who have been bereaved and hope for a brighter future. Since the very first lockdown began in 2020, too many lives...

Burial or Cremation and the impact on the environment

Burial or Cremation and the impact on the environment

When it comes to making funeral plans, it is probably the biggest decision you are ever going to make. So what’s the better- Burial or Cremation? Well the truth is, there is no easy answer. The choice between cremation and burial is a personal one. Generally the cost...

Paul Hilton Funeral Services

Paul Hilton Funeral Services

“As a funeral director who wants to offer their clients something unique, I am always on the lookout for suppliers with the same ethos. On receiving Simon’s brochure, I decided to go to his workshop and check him out, I was surprised to find someone who was on the...

Myths and misperceptions about organ donation

Myths and misperceptions about organ donation

There are some common misconceptions about organ donation after death. Your organ donation decision is important, whatever it may be. It is important to make an informed choice, and then tell your family. Most people do not die in circumstances that make it possible...

Paul Hilton Funeral Services

Doves Funeral Services

“As a person who has worked in the funeral profession for many years and who lost my local independent coffin supplier due to retirement, I struggled to find another local coffin supplier and by chance I found Bespoke Coffins. Having spoken to Simon at Bespoke...

What to do when someone dies

What to do when someone dies

What to do when someone dies Bereavement affects us all in different ways, and can be overwhelming as well as devastating. Knowing what to do when someone dies can be distressing, but there are many sites that can advise on what you will need to do. A funeral can only...

Size Guide

Please add 2 inches to each measurement taken from the body length, shoulder width and the depth which is the height from the floor to the tip of the nose, or the feet of the deceased (whichever is the highest of the two).