Opening date revealed for new Wellingborough crematorium

The opening date for Wellingborough's new crematorium in Doddington Road has been revealed.

Thursday, 1st September 2016, 2:44 pm
Updated Friday, 2nd September 2016, 5:36 pm
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Nene Valley Crematorium, which overlooks the picturesque landscape between Millers Park and Great Doddington, will open for business on Monday, September 19.

Leader of Wellingborough Council, Cllr Martin Griffiths, said: “This project has been a tremendous success and we have a superb purpose built facility that will be an asset to the borough and its families for many generations to come.”

Cllr Barry Graves, chairman of Wellingborough Bereavement Services, said: “The Nene Valley Crematorium is located in a tranquil setting that respects and accommodates the wishes and needs of all of our community.”

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There will be a number of ‘sneak previews’ of the state-of-the-art facility over the coming weeks.

Those wishing to get a look before it opens can attend a drop-in session on the following dates: September 8 (2pm to 4pm), September 10 (11am to 1pm), September 13 (10am to midday and 2pm to 4pm).

Bookings will be taken from September 5 either via your funeral director or by contacting the crematorium directly on 01933 229660 or emailing [email protected]