At these sites, it is often stipulated that only fully biodegradable coffins or
shrouds are allowed. We offer a wide selection of coffins that meet this criteria
made from willow, bamboo, cotton and wool, to name just a few. There maybe other
stipulations at green burial sites.
Green Burials and Woodland Funerals for Newton Abbot, Ashburton, South Devon and
Recently, there has been an increasing interest in green or woodland burials as an
alternative to traditional church or crematorium services. Of course, more environmentally
sensitive choices can be made for traditional ceremonies. Please contact us for more
A woodland burial offers a quiet and informal way of saying goodbye to a loved one
in natural surroundings. Later, a tree may be planted to mark the grave (on advice
of the site owner).
The cost of a green burial is about the same as a traditional burial in a churchyard.
If you are planning for the future, a woodland burial can be incorporated into a
Golden Charter Funeral Plan. These plans are fully flexible meaning that your exact
requirements can be met.