Borough Council of Wellingborough

Open day at Wellingborough crematorium

Published Monday, 09 September 2019

The Nene Valley Crematorium, Wellingborough, will open its doors to the public on Saturday 14 September, providing local residents with the opportunity to have a look around the facility.

Visitors will be able to also find out more about the bespoke services and care available.

A number of exhibitors from the bereavement profession will be at the open day between 10am and 3pm, including ceremony leaders, funeral directors, genealogists, memorial suppliers, organists and support groups.

There will be crematorium tours and subject specific talks on Death Cafés and new cremation techniques throughout the day - to hear about Resomation, a natural water cremation process,  you are invited to come along to find out more information on the latest about water cremation in the UK.

Colleagues from the crematorium will be on hand to speak to you about the unique and tailor-made care they can provide.

Crematorium Manager, Tracy Lawrence, said: “We are delighted to be holding another open day which will allow visitors to find out more about the services we provide bereaved people with during an often-difficult time.

“Our dedicated and professional team will be able to provide advice about available choices to allow informed decisions, the right decision for those bereft, to be reached – generally people just don’t know! We urge them to find out…come along and meet my dedicated and friendly team on the open day.”

Chairman for the Board of Directors at Nene Valley Crematorium, Cllr Paul Bell, added: “The crematorium provides a valuable facility for residents across the borough. The open day will provide the local community with the opportunity to find out more about the support the team can offer and the wide range of services available during an often difficult time.”

For more information about the open day, seasonal events and the wide range of services delivered throughout the year, please contact the crematorium team on 01933 229660 or email: