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Memorial Service Cancelled

Memorial Service Cancelled

We have taken the decision to cancel today’s Memorial Service because of the snow. Whilst the roads are passable at present, the paths at...

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Christmas Memorial Service

Christmas Memorial Service

This year’s Christmas Memorial Service will be held at St Mary’s Church, Greasley at 12.30 p.m. on Sunday 10th December. Everyone is...

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Christmas Remembrance Tree Launch at Heanor

Christmas Remembrance Tree Launch at Heanor

We will be launching our Christmas Remembrance Tree at our Heanor office on the evening of the lights switch-on on Monday 4th December. We will be...

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Christmas Remembrance Tree Launch at Eastwood

Christmas Remembrance Tree Launch at Eastwood

We will be launching our Christmas Remembrance Tree at our Eastwood office on the evening of the lights switch-on on Tuesday 28th November. We...

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Brinsley coffin walk 2017

Brinsley coffin walk 2017

After an unsettled week, the weather was kind to us for the 2017 Brinsley Coffin Walk, and the sun shone all the way. The walk recreates the...

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Brinsley Coffin Walk

Brinsley Coffin Walk

Please join us for the Brinsley Coffin Walk this Saturday 22nd July 2017. We’ll be walking from Brinsley Church to Greasley Church across...

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Gillotts sponsor Local Hero award

Gillotts sponsor Local Hero award

Following our success in the Family Business of the Year category in last year’s Best of Broxtowe Awards, Gillotts Funeral Directors are...

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Our Christmas 2016 Newsletter

Our Christmas 2016 Newsletter

Here’s our Christmas 2016 Newsletter, showing what we’ve been up to throughout the year, and letting everyone know our office hours...

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Joanne shortlisted for Business award

Joanne shortlisted for Business award

Joanne has been shortlisted for the finals of the Nottingham Post Women in Business Awards, in the Female Executive of the Year Category. The...

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First Anniversary Coffee Morning a big success

First Anniversary Coffee Morning a big success

To celebrate the first anniversary of our move to our premises in Kimberley we held a Coffee Morning. We had around 50 visitors, including two...

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Brinsley Coffin Walk 2016

Brinsley Coffin Walk 2016

This year’s Brinsley coffin walk was a great success, and once again the weather was kind. The walk recreates the journey from Brinsley to...

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Selston open morning a big success

Selston open morning a big success

            The open morning at our new Selston office was very popular, with more than 40 visitors coming...

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Open Morning at Selston

Open Morning at Selston

On Saturday 28th May, everyone is welcome to visit us for an open morning at our new Selston premises to have a look around and ask any questions...

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Gillotts win Best Family Business Award

Gillotts win Best Family Business Award

We were shortlisted for the Best Family Business award at the 2016 Best of Broxtowe Awards, and we are delighted to announce that we have won...

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Our new Selston funeral home is open

Our new Selston funeral home is open

Our amazing new funeral home in Selston is now open. If you’re curious, please feel free to pop in and have a look around –...

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Happy Birthday Your Majesty

Happy Birthday Your Majesty

We’ve decorated the lobby at our Kimberley funeral home to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday. Tonight, the procession to light the...

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Best of Broxtowe Awards

Best of Broxtowe Awards

We’ve been shortlisted for the Best Family Business in the Best of Broxtowe awards. We’re very grateful and also a bit excited...

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Alan visits new Natural Burial Ground

Alan visits new Natural Burial Ground

Alan visits the new Dale Hill Natural Burial Ground, which is part of the Locko Park estate near Spondon, to meet manager Tracie Baxter and look...

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Claire gains valuable experience as Coroner’s Court Juror

Claire gains valuable experience as Coroner’s Court Juror

Claire Jenkinson, who is the Funeral Arranger at our Kimberley office, was recently called up to serve on the jury for a Coroner’s court...

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Joanne becomes President of local funeral branch

Joanne becomes President of local funeral branch

Joanne has been elected President of the Nottingham and Derby District Funeral Directors’ Association, becoming only the second woman to...

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Helen celebrates 20 years with Gillotts

Helen celebrates 20 years with Gillotts

To mark her 20 years of working for us, we presented Helen Ellis with a long service certificate and some flowers. Helen started work for Gillotts...

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It’s a family affair at our new Selston office

It’s a family affair at our new Selston office

Our new Selston office is nearing completion, and will be open in early May. We’ve taken this photograph to celebrate all of the family...

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Donations in memory information for 2015

Donations in memory information for 2015

A fascinating insight into the donations we handled last year. This represents a huge amount of generosity on the part of those attending...

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Christmas Appeal Funds Presented

Christmas Appeal Funds Presented

Anthony and Joanne visiting the Ryan Lee Trust to hand over a cheque for £1,500 – the proceeds of our Christmas Remembrance Tree Appeal. The...

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Christmas Memorial Service a great success

Christmas Memorial Service a great success

This year’s Service was held on Sunday 6th December at St Mary’s Church, Greasley, and was attended by around 200 people. As part of the Service...

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Our Stapleford Window is ready for Christmas

Our Stapleford Window is ready for Christmas

Alan and Hazel have made a fantastic job of creating a Christmas-themed window display at our Stapleford office. The window reflects how Christmas...

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Brinsley coffin walk

Brinsley coffin walk

This year’s Brinsley coffin walk was a little different to the usual low-key affair, as it featured a full-sized coffin led by our Funeral...

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Anthony and Joanne visit Limousine Factory

Anthony and Joanne visit Limousine Factory

Anthony and Joanne visited the Wilcox Limousines Factory recently to see how our hearses and limousines are manufactured. It was a fascinating...

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Amanda joins the team

Amanda joins the team

Amanda has joined the team at Gillotts Funeral Service, Heanor as office administrator and funeral arranger. Amanda is working alongside funeral...

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