Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Burial and Ashes Interments during the COVID-19 crisis

As per The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (No. 2) (England) Regulations 2020 which came into force on 4th July 2020, only the following persons who are not showing any symptoms of the virus and are not self-isolating are permitted to attend a funeral, burial or ashes interment at Alleyfield:

  • A member of the deceased person’s household;
  • A close family member; OR
  • If no member of the deceased person’s household or any close family member is attending, then a close friend.

No more than thirty (30) persons should be in attendance.

During the funeral, burial or ashes interment all mourners should at all times remain two metres apart from anyone not living in their household or part of their “support bubble”, and all attendees should refrain from making physical contact with anyone outside of their household / support bubble.

We thank you for your co-operation during this challenging period.