Frequently Asked questions
Can we hold a non religious service?
Can we hold a religious service in our chosen place of worship and then come for burial?
Can we hold the whole service at the burial ground?
Can we bring the family dog?
Dogs are permitted but they MUST be on a short lead at all times even in the car park. NO dog fouling. Please ensure you have bags with you and that you clear up after your dog.
Can we take photos?
Are we allowed to bring flowers?
Do we have to use a funeral director?
The answer is no, but your loved one will need to be cared for between the time of death until the funeral. We can help and advise.
Can you recommend a funeral director?
We have been to a funeral director and enquired about natural burial and they put us off, what do we do now?
What type of music can we have?
Can we choose the position of the grave?
Is it possible to reserve an adjacent plot?
Yes, please contact us for full details.
Can I be buried next to a family member or friend?
Do we own the grave?
No, just the exclusive right of burial.
Can I buy a burial plot in advance?
Yes, plots may be pre-purchased, please contact us for more information.
Are there any ongoing charges or expenses?
Can we come back to visit?
Yes, you are most welcome.
Can we bring flowers when we visit?
We acknowledge that some people will feel the need to bring flowers, please see our terms and conditions and regulations of use.
Can we plant flowers?
Unfortunately no, as it is our intention to create a naturally developed meadow land.
Am I able to mark a grave site?
Yes, with a stone plaque provided by our specified supplier, or trees may be requested on full burial plots.
Are there any facilities for a service or wake?
There are no facilities on site, but a room is available for hire at Locko Hall.
What if I have other questions?
Please contact our manager as detailed on our Contact Us page, or call 07715 659901.