Wed, 01 Apr, 2020
EU leaders fail to agree flight restrictions amid spike in new cases
Wed, 11 Mar, 2020
Guidelines for the arranging of funerals for victims of the coronavirus were not designed to be “insensitive to the trauma” of loved ones, funeral directors have insisted.
Tue, 10 Mar, 2020
The traditional practice of evening removal services in churches as part of Irish funerals is dying out.
Fri, 01 Dec, 2017
Tue, 01 Nov, 2016
Two of the country’s largest local authorities are to explore the option of developing Columbarium memorial walls to accommodate cremation urns and caskets in light of a shortage of grave plots.
Wed, 12 Oct, 2016
Thu, 02 Apr, 2015
The lives of gravediggers will be endangered by draft by-laws requiring graves to be dug to a depth of 8ft (2.4m), it was claimed yesterday.
Wed, 11 Mar, 2015
A new family-run funeral home is to open in Cork City, the first such business to start from the ground up in several decades.
Thu, 13 Sep, 2012
An extra set fee on funerals is being proposed to help create a regulatory body to monitor the professional conduct of funeral directors.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2012
A NEW company is allowing people to make funeral arrangements and book coffins and hearses online.
Tue, 14 Sep, 2010
THE recession has not just meant the death knell for the economy, it is now even threatening the funeral business.
Mon, 07 Dec, 2009
The Irish tradition of the open casket at wakes and funerals will be unaffected by new EU laws, funeral directors were assured today.
Wed, 26 Apr, 2006
AER LINGUS is to review its policy on transporting bodies as the mother of a young man who died in Australia revealed she spent days attempting to sort out the return of his remains.
Thu, 30 Sep, 2004
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