Woodland Burials

We are all concerned about the environment today. With this in mind some cemeteries have specially set aside areas for woodland burials, also known as environmentally-friendly or green funerals.

 

This part of the cemetery is designed to be a natural woodland area which will not be laid out in a formal manner with graves marked by headstones. The area will be allowed to grow as naturally as possible.

 

Only biodegradable coffins are permitted in the woodland sections. We are happy to advise on all aspects of choosing a Woodland Burial. As well as offering a variety of traditional coffins we can provide a range including Bamboo, Wicker and Pandanus coffins which are environmentally friendly, and are also Fair Trade certified.

 

We have also sought, and received, assurances from our suppliers that the hardwood used in our oak veneer and solid oak coffins comes from a properly managed forestry source.

Haywards Heath Office
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Newick Office (by appointment)
35 Wivelsfield Road
Haywards Heath
West Sussex RH16 4EN

Tel: 01444 454391

Ravenoak
46 Allington Road, Newick 
East Sussex BN8 4NB
Tel: 01825 722895
Opening hours:

Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Saturdays by appointment

Opening hours:

Visitors by appointment