Get 15 per cent off the funeral director's fee
An independent funeral care service is continuing to benefit from increased business thanks to signing up to the Buy Local Campaign.
Ashby Funeral Care in Ashby High Street is offering 15 per cent off the funeral director's fee only, which is £1,250, to all customers who pledge to buy local.
Manager Sue Maclean, said being part of the campaign has increased her business.
She said: "It is bringing in customers on a regular basis.
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"The funeral pre-payment sales have doubled.
"It is all to do with the campaign."
The family-run business, opened in October last year and Sue has more than 15 years of experience.
She said the coverage associated with being part of the Buy Local initiative has allowed her company to reach other areas.
She said: "We are now covering Brigg and other areas.
"I have encouraged quite a lot of local businesses to sign up.
"People really need to apply for loyalty cards."
Ashby Funeral Care is open from 9am to 5pm on Monday to Friday, 10am to 2pm on Saturday and is closed on Sundays.
It also operates a fast response, 24-hour on-call service.
Limousine hire costs £150 per vehicle. A horse-drawn hearse costs £650 and a motor bike hearse costs £750.
The funeral director's fee includes a Newcastle coffin, all necessary liaison with third parties and the completion of all documentation.
It also includes the transfer of the deceased to Ashby Funeral Care's chapel of rest, all care and preparation of the deceased and all personnel required for the above, including the hearse.
Ashby Funeral Care, 174 Ashby High Street, Scunthorpe, DN16 2JR. Call 01724 841112, or e-mail ashbyfuneralcare @yahoo.co.uk