Mears of Aylesbury Supports Florence Nightingale Hospice’s Easter Egg Tombola

Local independent family funeral director, Mears of Aylesbury, as proud to support this year’s Easter Egg Tombola organised by the Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity with a donation of 50 Easter eggs.

General Manager, Philippa Smith, said, “I am so pleased that we have been able to support the Easter Egg Tombola and the Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity. I am sure the event this Saturday will be well-attended and a great success – I hope everyone has fun.”

Philippa is pictured with Ann Keen from the Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity who collected the Easter Egg from our branch on Kingsway, in the heart of Aylesbury.

The Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity Easter Egg Tombola takes place on Saturday 9th April 2022 between 10am and 4pm at the Friars Square Shopping Centre, Aylesbury – for more information please click here.

Mears of Aylesbury in Aylesbury Vale Magazine

Mears of Aylesbury in Vale Life Magazine

Mears of Aylesbury Launches Community ZoomRoom

Mears of Aylesbury is pleased to announce the launch of its Community ZoomRoom! ocated in our branch in the heart of Aylesbury, our new state-of-the-art Community ZoomRoom is equipped with the latest vidoecalling technology and a large screen HD display. 

The private and comfortable Community ZoomRoom provides local community groups and charities with free access to videocalling facilities for those that would not necessarily be able to videocall family and friends in the UK further afield.

If you are a community group or charity based in Aylesbury or the surrounding area and would like to book our Community ZoomRoom, please contact Philippa on 01296 593121 or email

Simple Cremation Service from Mears of Aylesbury over £850 less than National Average

The cost of a simple cremation funeral arranged with Mears of Aylesbury is just £2,902[1], £863 less than the average UK cost of £3,765 as revealed in the latest SunLife ‘Cost of Dying’ report[2].

In addition, a direct cremation arranged with Mears of Aylesbury is just £995 – over £650 or nearly 40% less than the average UK cost of £1,647 according to the SunLife 2022 report.

Philippa Smith, General Manager, said: “Mears of Aylesbury has established itself in the heart of Aylesbury as an independent, family-owned funeral directors that delivered high quality funerals at a cost lower than many others can, or will, offer. The latest SunLife report that shows we are over £860 less than the UK average demonstrates our commitment to delivering real value for money to the residents of Aylesbury and the surrounding communities.”

A Simple Funeral from Mears of Aylesbury is a lower cost option than the bespoke option, but there is no compromise in the care of your loved one or any downgrade to the services we provide. Unlike some of the national providers, we will bring your loved one to the crematorium in a traditional hearse from our new hybrid fleet, you will be looked after on the day by one of our experienced funeral directors and uniformed bearers.

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Steven Mears, group CEO, said: “The Mears brand has always been synonymous with high quality funerals at low prices. We are committed to delivering value for money and the very best service to the communities we serve. Mears of Aylesbury now provides real choice at a cost significantly less than the UK average and that of other funeral directors in the area. ”