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What is the cheapest burial option?

  When someone passes away, one of the first decisions that need to be made is whether the service of committal will be a burial or cremation. This can be a difficult decision, especially if you are on a tight budget. This blog post will explore the different committal and burial options and discuss which Read more…


Do I have to wait 3 weeks until the funeral?

  When a loved one passes away, the last thing you want to worry about is the logistics of their funeral. Many people believe that they have to wait three weeks before the funeral can take place, but this is not necessarily the case. In this blog post, we will discuss the considerations and factors Read more…

Pre-Paid Funeral Plan – How Does It Work?

A pre-paid funeral plan is a safe, secure and cost-effective way to plan ahead for your or someone else’s funeral.  G. Seller has been providing funeral plans for many years, working in association with Golden Charter.   G. Seller is an independent funeral director that has been established since 1910. We are passionate about providing Read more…

David C Barsby – 50th Anniversary

In 1972 the Queen and Prince Philip celebrated their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary, Leeds United beat Arsenal to win the FA Cup, David Croft and Jeremy Lloyd’s new comedy “Are You Being Served?” hit the airwaves, and kids had their first chance to ride the iconic Raleigh Chopper! And on 27th January David Barsby, now Chairman Read more…

Grieving at Christmas

Christmas without your loved one can be very difficult, the build up to the day itself in many ways can feel worse. It is important to do what feels right for you at this time. Be prepared and recognise that Christmas will be different and difficult, think what is best for you. This maybe the Read more…

Digital Legacy

With 91% of UK adults regularly using the internet, social media profiles, online accounts and personal files are a real part of everyone’s legacy – their digital legacy. The question of what happens to this digital legacy after we sadly pass away is very much a modern topic in need of consideration. What should be Read more…

G. Seller Proudly Supports the Armed Forces Covenant

Here at G. Seller we are proud to support those who protect our nation with honour, courage and commitment through our involvement in the Armed Forces Covenant. We have made a pledge that together we acknowledge and understand that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces. They and their families should Read more…

The significance of poems within a funeral service

A poem within a funeral service should help to capture the essence of that person’s character, achievements, or your relationship with them. There are many types of funeral poems: poignant, profound, comedic to name but a few. The right funeral poem should bring comfort and provide a memento of the service for the person’s loved Read more…

A selection of popular funeral poems

The choice of poem to include in a funeral service is an intensely personal decision. Sometimes a bespoke poem is the perfect way to represent a departed loved one, but there are several funeral poems which are extremely popular. Please feel free to browse this selection either to find the perfect poem or for inspiration Read more…

The Benefits of a Memorial Service

Why have a memorial service? Covid 19 has prevented us from being able to celebrate the lives of our loved one’s in the way we might have wanted when they passed away. With services so restricted many decided on a simple cremation or burial service knowing that there would be an opportunity to have a Read more…