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Dale and Sons Funeral Directors nominated for regional Funeral Planner of the Year Award 2018
Buckinghamshire funeral director Dale and Sons has been shortlisted for an award at this year’s Funeral Planner of the Year Awards, run by one of the UK’s leading funeral plan providers, Golden Charter.
Taking place on Saturday 15 September at the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh, the annual event celebrating the achievements of independent funeral directors will be hosted by Scottish radio broadcaster and journalist Ken Bruce.
Speaking about their nomination Nicky of Dale and Sons said: we are honoured to be nominated for this award.
As well as being shortlisted for the regional Funeral Planner of the Year accolade for the South West London and South England region, Dale and Sons are also in with the chance of winning funding towards advertising, a staff celebration and a dedication of trees from the Woodland Trust.
Suzanne Grahame, Golden Charter’s Chief Executive, said: “Since joining the company, I have been humbled by the dedication our full network of independent funeral directors show to their families. This nomination demonstrates the excellent service the team from Dale and Sons has delivered to their local community, by helping individuals through the funeral plan process and supporting families when they need it the most. We look forward to celebrating with Dale and Sons as we host our 25th awards ceremony.”
The Funeral Planner of the Year Awards will mark the biggest annual gathering of independent funeral directors in the UK, who make up a majority of the funeral profession.
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About Golden Charter
Golden Charter is one of the UK’s largest independent funeral plan providers. As a company that has been trading for over 25 years and employs around 300 members of staff, we have served over 500,000 customers who have trusted us to take care of their end of life planning arrangements.
Golden Charter is owned by an association of independent funeral directors and we work on behalf of more than 3,000 independent funeral directors throughout the UK – more than any other funeral plan provider.
All proceeds of plan sales are either secured through an insurance policy or lodged with the Golden Charter Trust, which is a completely separate entity from the company and will continue until all the plans are paid out.
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For additional information on Golden Charter, please contact:
Linda Ventry, Communications Manager, Golden Charter
T: 0141 931 6064
Fiona Dykes, Executive Assistant, Golden Charter
T: 0141 931 6339
Dale and Sons
DALE AND SONS thankyou to everyone who called in to the opening of our new branch at 2a The Chiltern Shopping Centre High Wycombe HP13 5ES …please note the telephone number of the branch remains the same as Denham 01895 832220
We are looking for volunteers who are interested in learning the funeral business to help out for a few hours a week in our new branch ,please call us for further details.
Starting the 21st November 2018, every Wednesday and Thursday leading up to xmas from 9.30 am to 2.30 pm… Dale and Sons invite you to pop in to our Denham or High Wycombe branch and join us for a mince pie. Families and friends are invited to to hang a message star in memory of a loved on our christmas tree…….Memorial seeds for planting will also be available for a small donation of 50 p a packet …all proceeds to go to charity.