S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors, Blackley

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About our Blackley funeral home

We are S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors, and for over 150 years we have been providing funeral services to our local community of Blackley and the surrounding areas in Manchester.

You can find our funeral home on Old Market Street. We give Blackley and the surrounding areas of Higher Blackley, Crumpsall, Cheetham Hill, Moston and Harpurhey a standard of funeral care that is second to none. We have other funeral homes in
New Moston,
Chadderton and
Middleton.

We not only follow the same values that our founder, Mr Abraham Wellens, had when he started the business, but we also adhere to the code of conduct set out by the National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD). This means you and your loved one will be treated with the highest levels of respect, professionalism and dignity by any of the S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors.

Throughout our history, we have organised funerals of all types, from contemporary celebrations to religious and traditional services, to woodland burials. You have nothing to worry about; we will fulfil all your needs, no matter how unique or different they may seem.

We have a dedicated team on hand to help you 24 hours a day, all you have to do is pick up the phone and call us on 0161 669 7149.

We have two types of services for you to choose from. Our Full Service Funeral can be tailored to your wishes, whilst our Simple Funeral Service is a cost effective alternative, which is available for £1,995 plus third party costs.

What we offer

  • Help and support making every decision
  • A service tailored to your every wish
  • Expertise and knowledge of local traditions
  • The committal at a local cemetery or crematorium
  • Services for all cultures and beliefs
  • The opportunity to see your loved one in the chapel of rest before the day of the funeral
  • Access to an array of specialised funeral vehicles
  • Help in picking the right tributes and memorials for your loved one
  • Arrangements for your future, by choosing one of our prepaid funeral plans
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Funeral Services with distinction

We are proud to be part of Dignity Funerals, a collection of the UK's finest funeral directors, with each and every one committed to setting superior standards.

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.
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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

We understand how special life is with those that you love. From a traditional service, to a colourful woodland burial, your options are limitless with our Full Service Funeral.

If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide a Simple Funeral for a lower cost.
  • Full Service Funeral in Manchester, from £3,085

    Our Full Service Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died. Our service is delivered with expertise and uncompromising compassion. We will care for the deceased with the utmost care and respect in our own professional premises and will take on the responsibility for ensuring every detail is taken care of to the highest standards. You can rely on us to make a difficult time a little easier.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • Have flexibility and choice over the time, day and location of the funeral service
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • We can add services and tailor the funeral to suit your own specific requirements
    To find out more, please call us on 0161 669 7149
  • Simple Funeral Service in Manchester, from £1,995

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • The service will be at a mutually agreed time and date dependent upon availability, usually on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • Some additional services such as arranging floral tributes or obituaries are not available
    To find out more, please call us on 0161 669 7149

Where to find us

Address

Unit 1, 73 Old Market Street
Blackley Manchester M9 8DX
GB

Directions and Parking

You can our map or speak to one of our team for help with directions.

Please give us a call if you need advice on where to park.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0161 669 7149 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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Reviews for S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors in Manchester

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Rating 5.0
based on 3 reviews
Rating 5.0
I would like to thank Sharon for all she did to help us at a difficult time,also the staff on the day of the funeral.
Response from S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased that we were able to look after you and your family at this difficult time and happy to hear that we were able to help ease any worries that you may have had.
Rating 5.0
The service from day one was everything I could have asked for during a difficult time. Staff were sensitive, understanding and upfront about options available which helped us to make a decision much more easily. They were able to provide recommendations for other services too and we were very grateful for their professional and approachable manner. Could not recommend highly enough! Thank you so much.
Response from S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors
We appreciate you leaving a review online for your experience with S Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
We had a very good experience with Sharron at the blackley office. Friendly and professional with nothing too much trouble.She kept us informed throughout about all the arrangements. The service at the cemetery went as well as could be expected. Everyone respectful and explained what was going to happen. Would recommend to others.
Response from S. Wellens & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that the service was carried out to your satisfaction.
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