Our History

Take a scroll through a brief history of our time.

March 1992

John and Pat Wright start trading as Anstey & District Funeral Services.

June 2004

Arran Brudenell joins the company.

May 2006

Notice is given by the agent for our off site garage and coffin storeroom in Groby to be vacated as they are pulling it down for housing, leaving the directors to source new facilities. It is suggested to relocate the whole business to an empty furniture shop in the village. The building was purchased on 4th May 2006 and during the summer months an extensive renovation takes place.

September 2006

The company starts trading at Talbott House.

October 2006

Service of Dedication led by Revd John Sharpe and Revd Jane Cassidy.

April 2008

It is decided, after much heartache, that our fleet of Daimler DS20s are no longer viable to run and a new fleet is purchased compromising on a Mercedes Hearse and Limousine.

June 2010

An additional Mercedes Limousine is purchased.

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