Attending a funeral

Advice about attending a funeral

If you're going to a funeral, you might have questions about what to say or do. What should you wear? What should you say in a funeral speech? How long will the service last? We've answered some of the most common questions about attending a funeral, so you'll know what to expect.

Poems for funerals

It can be hard to find the right words to express grief – especially if the family has asked you to make a funeral speech….

What is a Humanist funeral?

A Humanist funeral is a non-religious ceremony that celebrates a person’s life and legacy. But what happens during a Humanist service? Where can you hold…

A guide to scattering ashes

If you’re planning a funeral, you’ll need to decide whether the service ends with a burial or cremation. And if you’ve chosen cremation, your next…