W Cornford & Son Funeral Directors, Hangleton
About our Hangleton funeral home
When you are in need of support, the team at our funeral directors will be there for you. Offering comfort and professional guidance, we ensure that you are looked after, from the moment you first call or visit, through to the funeral and beyond. You can also rest assured that your loved one will be treated with the high standard of integrity you would expect.
Formerly known as Colin Bennett Funeral Service, we have served the neighbourhood of Hangleton, along with the wider community of Hove, since 1998. You can find our funeral home on the Queens Parade, at the Grenadier pub end of Applesham Avenue; a location that places us within easy reach of neighbouring areas in Brighton & Hove, such as Mile Oak, Portslade and Southwick.
If you wish to spend some time with your loved one in the days preceding their funeral, we have a chapel of rest available. This peaceful environment offers comfort and privacy and, if it is more convenient for you, can be opened outside of normal hours.
You can speak to somebody at our Hangleton funeral directors any time of the day or night. To arrange your loved one’s funeral,
What we offer
- Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
- Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
- Local expertise and knowledge
- Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
- Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
- Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
- Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
- Memorials and tributes
- Prepaid funeral plans
Funeral Services with distinction
Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
Our funeral services
If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.
View our Standardised Price List, Additional Options Price List and Crematoria Price List.
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.Find out more
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.From£995(Includes cost of cremation).(Includes cost of cremation).Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.Find out more
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.From£1,995plus £1,041 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.plus £1,041 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
Where to find us
Directions and Parking
There is parking available on neighbouring roads close to our funeral home.
Funeral Home Opening Times
|Day of the Week||Hours|
|Monday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Tuesday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Wednesday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Thursday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Friday||09:00 - 17:00|
24 Hour Availability
Supporting you along the way
What to do when someone diesIt’s perfectly normal to be unsure of what you need to do following the death of a loved one. These step-by-step guides will carefully explain everything you need to when someone dies, helping you through each stage of the process.Find out more
Planning a funeralOur guides on planning a funeral will ensure your loved one's send off is a personal and unique celebration of their life. We will explain how our Funeral Directors will help you plan a funeral service and support you at every stage.Find out more
The day of the funeralThis guide will explain what happens at a funeral; including the funeral procession, funeral service, committal service and the wake. We will be here to help you through every step of the journey.Find out more
Frequently asked questions
When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.
You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.
Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.
If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.
Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.
Reviews of our services
The service provided was very efficient , considerate and caring. Jenny was very kind and made a difficult and sad time easier to deal with. It was much appreciated.
There was no fuss and my parents and our wishes were kept, along with good suggestions.
Jenny was very helpful and made sure that everything was in order and happened for us with care.
Reverand Michael was very compasionate and made the service interesting and with once again our wishes for our parents were met completly.
The director on the day (Adam) and his staff were very professional and looked after mum and dad with care.
Thanks you for being there during this diffcult time.
She called to check how things were the day before the funeral which was very helpful, It was nice to have confirmation that everything was ready for the service and this helped to eliminate any stress.
Some comments made to us whilst arranging the funeral were a little insensitive and not very considerate.