A Moment Uninterrupted: Scattering Ashes at Sea

23rd July 2018

The scattering of a loved one’s ashes is a popular means of paying homage to where they wanted…


What Does a Modern Funeral Look Like in 2018?

28th June 2018

“Modern” and “funeral” are two words that we wouldn’t typically think to use together, but in recent years…


What’s Included in a Funeral with Douch Family Funeral Directors

14th May 2018

At Douch Family Funeral Directors in Dorset, our number one priority is looking after you. We offer a…


12 Ideas for What to do With the Ashes of a Loved One

10th May 2018

At Douch Family Funeral Directors in Dorset, we understand that losing a loved one is hard. Whilst dealing…


A blog by Patrick Sylla, age 19, an Olympic hopeful long-jumper who we are sponsoring.

12th February 2018

Training so far… I have been in full winter training since the end of the last…


Lesley Shand taking shape

10th November 2017

The brand new building for Lesley Shand funeral directors in Corfe Mullen is now taking shape with the…


What Is the Difference Between a Pre-Paid Funeral Plan And An Over-50s Life Insurance Policy?

2nd November 2017

Life insurance policies differ vastly from a funeral plan in qualification requirements, pay out and structure, yet it…


Corfe Mullen Funeral Directors Building Gets Renovated – July 2017

11th July 2017

The demolition work continues at a rapid pace at Lesley Shand Corfe Mullen, one branch of Douch Family…


New Corfe Mullen Funeral Directors Building Work Underway – June 2017

22nd June 2017

Blog – June 2017 June has been a very exciting month for all of us at Lesley Shand…


Old Building Finally Gives Up The Ghost!

15th June 2017

Lesley Shand Old Building blog Find out more here…




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