Funeral Plans from Funeral Partners

5 August 2022

Choice Funeral Plans are now regulated

Funeral Partners welcome the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) announcement From 29th July 2022, all Funeral Plans in the UK are regulated by the FCA. We believe this will give customers even more confidence and transparency when they purchase a Choice Funeral Plan, as well as the reassurance that money invested in our plans is protected. For […]

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20 June 2022

Funeral Partners welcomes pre-paid funeral plans announcement from FCA

Funeral Partners has welcomed the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) announcement that it intends to authorise Alternative Planning Company Limited who offer the company’s Choice Pre-Paid Funeral Plans when regulation comes into force on 29 July. “This gives reassurance to all our existing customers that Choice Plans provide exceptional security for their money,” said Funeral Partners […]

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21 February 2022

We have submitted an application to become a FCA regulated Pre-Paid Funeral Plan provider

You may have seen the recent news regarding the imminent regulation of the Funeral Plan Market by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). We welcome the proposed regulatory changes that will stamp out poor financial conduct and sales practices, and only allow those fit and proper companies to continue selling. This is essential for the funeral […]

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18 January 2022

CEO Sam volunteers to direct vaccine boosters at local hospital

Sam Kershaw, CEO of Funeral Partners, worked five-hour shifts at his local hospital to help direct people getting vaccinated against Covid-19 across the festive season. Sam previously volunteered at Hemel Hempstead General Hospital during the summer, where he assisted people looking to get their first two vaccines. He returned in December to support the booster […]

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2 November 2021

Funeral Partners proudly sponsors urgent appeal by Hospice Aid UK

Funeral Partners is supporting a new scheme driving emergency funds to hospices to ensure they can continue providing vital care to families following the hardships of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Eternal Bond Scheme launched by Hospice Aid UK will provide greater financial security to hospices across the UK, which have seen financial support plummet during the pandemic. […]

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14 October 2021

Funeral Partners funeral homes help bereaved families raise £5m for charities through online tributes

Funeral Partners funeral homes have helped families collectively raise more than £5 million for charities in memory of loved ones through MuchLoved since the online tribute platform’s partnership with Funeral Partners began in 2015. Over 20,000 individual MuchLoved tribute pages have been created by Funeral Partners funeral homes on behalf of clients, where friends and […]

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14 May 2021

Is it time to talk about the future?

The Covid-19 pandemic has prompted many more people to be aware of their mortality than ever before. While there is never a good time to talk about death with a loved one and it’s something most people shy away from, the pandemic has got people talking more and, ironically, that is a good thing. So […]

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25 March 2021

Fundraising target successfully achieved by E Sargeant & Son

E Sargeant & Son Funeral Directors, Berkshire, showed remarkable resolve and met its £10,000 fundraising pledge in 2020 for those with life-limiting illnesses, despite all its sponsored activities being cancelled due to Covid-19. The funeral directors were forced to cancel nine events raising donations for Thames Hospice but, through the generosity of clients, local business […]

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24 March 2021

Funeral Partners helps bereaved families raise £3m for charities through online tributes

Funeral Partners’ funeral homes have set up more than 15,000 MuchLoved tribute pages on behalf of families and their loved ones, which have collectively raised more than £3m for charity since the Funeral Partners-MuchLoved partnership began in 2015. MuchLoved is an online platform that lets families and friends create and contribute to digital memorials for […]

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20 October 2020

A Choice Virtual Marathon Success

A member of the Choice Funeral Plans team has recently completed the Virgin Money London Marathon 2020 raising over £700 for two charities that are close to her heart.  Julie Adams, Pre-Need Executive at the Choice Head Office in Torquay embarked on this mammoth task on a wet and miserable Sunday and completed the 26.2 […]

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