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COVID-19 Statement

We are here to help you the very best we can at this difficult time. We have implemented a number of strict policy changes to keep both our clients and our staff safe and well.

We have every intention of keeping our offices open while we can, should you find we are not available here, please feel free to phone us for immediate attention.

Our telephones are answered 24 hours a day.

R. Gwinnell & Sons

Funeral Directors in Colchester

R. Gwinnell & Sons Funeral Directors in Colchester is committed to providing a friendly and caring service, whether you are looking to arrange a funeral or would like set up a pre-paid funeral plan.

If a loved one has just died, you can contact us at any time for advice and support on 01206 868585.

We recognise it is a difficult time for you, which is why we’ve created an online step-by-step guide which explains what to do when someone dies, plus you can view a list of our services.

As undertakers, we are happy to visit you in your own home to go through the various requirements when planning a funeral or you are welcome to visit us at our branch on Ipswich Road in Colchester.

Our funeral home in Colchester has a mortuary and a Chapel of Rest. We provide funerals for people of all faiths – including Christian, Muslim, Hindu and Sikh – as well as civil funerals and humanist funerals.

R Gwinnell & Sons Funeral Directors in Colchester also serve surrounding towns and villages including Abberton, Aldham, Alpheton, Birch, Boxted, Brightlingsea, Bures St Mary, Copford, East Donyland, East Mersea, Eight Ash Green, Elmstead, Fingringhoe, Fordham, Great and Little Wigborough, Great Horkesley, Great Tey, Kelvedon, Langenhoe,

We also service Langham, Layer Breton, Layer de la Haye, Layer Marney, Leavenheath, Lexden, Little Cornard, Little Horkesley, Little Waldingfield, Marks Tey, Messing cum Inworth, Myland, Nayland with Wissington, Newton, Peldon, Salcott, Stanway, Stoke by Nayland, Stratford St Mary, Sudbury, Tiptree, Virley, West Bergholt, West Mersea, Wivenhoe and Wormingford.

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Contact R. Gwinnell & Sons Colchester

112, Ipswich Road

01206 868585
✉ contact@gwinnell.co.uk 


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