Religious Funeral Rituals & Burial Ceremonies: The Ultimate Guide

Planning a funeral for a departed loved one can be an incredibly daunting and emotional prospect, whatever the circumstances of your loss. If they passed away suddenly and without express wishes for their funeral then it may be a particularly difficult process. Choosing the right words and music to encompass a person’s life and pay …

Bereavement Leave in the UK: How to Ask for Time Off for a Funeral

What is bereavement leave? When you need time off work due to a loved one passing away you should be granted bereavement leave (also known as compassionate leave). Bereavement leave can be paid or unpaid and this is at the employer’s discretion.  How much bereavement leave is an employee entitled to in the UK? There …