John Bardgett & Sons Funeral Directors

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Where to find us


Oakwood House 571 Westgate Road Newcastle Upon Tyne NE4 9PQ GB

Parking and Directions

There is car parking available at the funeral home.
We are located on the Westgate Road, adjacent to the Beacon Centre at the top of Wingrove Road.


Our staff are available 24 hours a day on
0191 273 92920191 273 9292
any time you require our services.


Day of the WeekHours
Mon08:30 - 17:00
Tue08:30 - 17:00
Wed08:30 - 17:00
Thu08:30 - 17:00
Fri08:30 - 17:00

Why choose us?

Funeral services with distinction

Dignified funeral from £1,995 + third party costs
Providing the highest standards of care
Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
High quality facilities

About Us

John Bardgett & Sons Funeral Directors were established in 1914 in Newcastle Upon Tyne. We are proud to have served many of our local families for over a century.

Our funeral home at Oakwood House is well equipped to provide the highest standards of funeral care. We have four chapels of rest as well as a service chapel which can seat up to 30 people. Whatever kind of funeral you want for your loved one, you can be sure that we will be able to help you.

As dedicated funeral professionals we will do everything we can to cater for your needs. Whether you require advice or guidance, our support, or help with putting things in place, we want you to know that we are here for you.

You can reach us at any time that suits you; we are never more than a phone call away.

Our Simple funeral is available for £1,995 + third party costs, without compromising on the quality of the service that is delivered. Or our Full Service funeral can be tailored just how you wish, whether that be a traditional ceremony or a colourful celebration of life.

Call us today on 0191 273 9292 to talk through your personal requirements.

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

Supporting you along the way

When someone dies

It is quite normal to be unsure of what to do when someone dies, for example, not knowing how to register a death. Read our advice on the initial steps you will need to take, and let our funeral professionals give you their support and guidance through this difficult time.
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The funeral service

From the moment you get in touch with us, we can begin to arrange your loved one’s funeral with the utmost compassion and care. Read through some of the decisions you will need to make to ensure you can arrange the funeral you want for your loved one.
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Meeting your needs

We believe a funeral should be as unique as the individual that has passed away, and we understand that everyone has different wishes when it comes to saying farewell. See how we can tailor your loved one’s funeral to suit any requirements you may have, creating a personal send-off that meets your needs.
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After the funeral

There may still be matters that we can advise you on after the funeral. We will call you a few days afterwards to see if there is anything else we can do for you. This could be regarding the affairs of the deceased, arranging memorials, or coping with grief.
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