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Funerals & Memorials


At St Mary Magdalene (SMM) we are here to support you through this difficult time.


St Mary Magdalene is available for funerals for anyone who lived within the parish or who had a strong connection with the church.

A church funeral: can offer a very fitting way in which your loved one can be remembered and entrusted into the love and peace of God. This can be a small, quiet ceremony or a large occasion in a packed church.

To find out more about a funeral service at SMM contact the vicar Rev Philippa Boardman by email.

Funerals services at crematoria and cemetery chapels

Clergy and readers are available to lead services here. If you would like a Church of England funeral, ask your funeral director to contact the vicar. Rev Philippa Boardman.

Fees: These vary depending on requirements. Check the Parish Fees table here Church of England Fees Information


Remember that we are here for you. If you would like prayers, a quiet talk or some one-to-one support, contact us or ask someone to do it for you. Contact the vicar or leave a request for prayers by email.

Memorial Services

These can be planned, with the help of the vicar, well in advance of a convenient date.

For more information and advice about Memorial Services please contact us here