Birtwistle & Rishton Funeral Directors, Great Harwood

We take the greatest care as we look after the families of Great Harwood.
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Rating 5.0
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About our Great Harwood funeral home

We are Birtwistle & Rishton Funeral Directors in Blackburn. Our kind and caring team of funeral professionals have a wealth of funeral expertise and local knowledge, so the options you have are limitless as we plan your loved one's farewell.

We will do everything we can to make things a little easier for you. With our uncompromising compassion, we will carefully guide you through any decisions you need to make, making sure every detail of the funeral service honours the life of your loved one.

We are here for you, no matter what. Please give us a call at any hour, day or night.

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
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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

With two packages available, we will arrange a funeral for your loved one suited to your requirements. Whether it's a traditional or a more contemporary service, you have unlimited choice with our Full Service Funeral. If a little flexibility with the arrangements is not a problem, a Simple Funeral at a lower cost may be preferable.
  • Full Service Funeral in Great Harwood, from £3,545

    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 01254 877077
  • Simple Funeral Service in Great Harwood, 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 01254 877077

Where to find us

Address

29 Queen Street
Great Harwood BB6 7SA
GB

Directions and Parking

Please call us before your visit if you need advice on directions.

There is car parking available on the high street.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01254 877077 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
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
SundayClosed

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Reviews for Birtwistle & Rishton Funeral Directors in Great Harwood

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Rating 5.0
based on 3 reviews
Rating 5.0
Excellent and efficient service provided by the funeral directors with a warm, caring and very supportive attitude during this very trying time for us. A complete service including a lovely Professional Funeral Officiant ensured a less difficult time for those of us who were dealing with our sad loss. Thank you.
Response from Birtwistle & Rishton Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your views with us on your online review. I am glad that our staff went above and beyond to deliver the service you expected and that you confided in us as a team to take care of your loved one.
Rating 5.0
This is the second time our family has engaged the services of Birtwistle & Rishton Funeral Directors. Once again we have been very satisfied with the service provided. They are professional, courteous, compassionate and caring.
I would highly recommend them.
Response from Birtwistle & Rishton Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time.
Rating 5.0
Excellent service throughout.

The staff were very friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and courteous.
Highly recommendable
Response from Birtwistle & Rishton Funeral Directors
Thank you for the comments left as part of your online review. I am pleased that our team looked after you so well and that the service was carried out to your satisfaction.
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