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The Fair Funerals 2020 Pledge

We are delighted that we have been accepted as one of the first signatories of the Fair Funerals 2020 Pledge. The 2020 Pledge is Quaker Social Action‘s campaign to highlight funeral directors who are committed to price transparency, by displaying their prices openly and prominently on their websites, enabling potential clients to research costs of […]

Kingfisher Funerals Opens New Office in St Ives, Cambridgeshire

We are very proud to announce the opening of our third office in the region, in New Road, St Ives, Cambridgeshire. After what seems like years of searching for the right place, we finally found Cemas House in October 2019, and moved in during January 2020. Whilst we had looked at several smaller premises in […]

Christmas and New Year 2019/2020

During the Christmas holiday period this year, our St Neots, Huntingdon and St Ives offices will close in the early afternoon of Tuesday 24th December and re-open on Monday 30th December. On Monday 30th and Tuesday 31st December, the offices will be open for reduced hours. Over New Year we will only be closed on […]

Introducing The Kingfisher Funerals Community Charity

Kingfisher Funerals of St Neots and Huntingdon are very proud to introduce The Kingfisher Funerals Community Charity which has been established to support the communities of St Neots, St Ives, Huntingdon and the surrounding villages. The charity is registered with the Charity Commission (registration number 1183152) and provides grants and awards to local organisations which benefit […]

Yet Another False Scare in the News

The BBC News website recently carried an article entitled ‘EU embalming fluid ban to change UK funerals‘ and claimed that “grieving loved ones may no longer be able to pay their last respects to dead relatives when the EU bans the chemical in embalming fluid.” Sadly the article was not well-researched, and contained many inaccuracies […]

Christmas and New Year 2017/18

During the Christmas holiday period this year, our St Neots and Huntingdon offices will close in the mid-afternoon of Friday 22nd December and re-open on Wednesday 27th December. On Wednesday 27th, Thursday 28th and Friday 29th December, the offices will be open for reduced hours. Over New Year we will only be closed on Monday […]