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Cycling To Success Despite The Rain!

Despite the terrible weather throughout the ride, our Senior Funeral Director, Kevin Draper and his son, Pete completed their cycle challenge riding from the training ground of Leicester Tigers at Oval Park the full 140 miles to Cromer via Bodies Boathouse at Tallington Lakes. Additionally, Russ Abbott, another G Seller team members completed the ride Read more…


Foston Flower Festival 2019

G Seller will once again be part of the annual Foston Flower Festival that is taking place over the weekend of Saturday 8 – Monday 10 June at Saint Bartholomew’s Church in Foston. As Amy Barsby, Director of G Seller explains, “It’s one of the biggest events in the Foston calendar when the church will Read more…

Cycling For The Bodie Hodges Foundation

G. Seller’s Senior Funeral Director, Kevin Draper and his son, Pete are cycling to Cromer from Oval Park (the training ground of Leicester Tigers) via Bodies Boathouse at Tallington Lakes on 8th June raising money for the Bodie Hodges Foundation. The foundation’s aim is to… Provide free respite for families from the East Midlands bereaved Read more…

Festive Wreath Making Evening

Although it is only June, book now to secure your place in December for a festive evening of wreath making fun! Get crafty at our charity Christmas wreath making workshop this December 4 from 6.00 – 7.30 pm. With expert guidance from the florists at Jilly Flowers and Alison Glover, you’ll get everything you need Read more…

Family Business Britain

Family Business United (‘FBU’) has launched a new campaign to celebrate the depth and diversity of family firms across the UK and here at G. Seller we are proud of to be a part of it. The latest #FamilyBusinessBritain campaign seeks to generate further recognition of the contribution that family businesses make to the UK Read more…

Customer Service Excellence

Last night saw the culmination of the 2019 Leicester Mercury Business Awards where G. Seller took the title for Customer Service Excellence which was presented at a prestigious ceremony by Mazars UK. Joseph Barsby, Managing Director of G. Seller attended with members of the team and was delighted with the result. He added, “As a Read more…

A Labour Of Love

We have strong links to the community here at G. Seller with one such activity being the sponsorship of Wigston Brass Band. Back in December, Chris Small, Musical Director of Wigston Brass band made a journey of a lifetime to Uganda where he undertook his first duties as the Mbale Schools Band’s International Music Director. Read more…

Joseph Barsby Takes To The Air Waves!

Last week saw our Managing Director, Joseph Barsby, taking to the airwaves again with an insight and behind the scenes tour of our Hinckley funeral home as BBC Radio Leicester came to visit.  Joseph explained all about the history of the business and the pride and passion that the family and the team have for Read more…

The Hansom Cab & The History Of Hinckley

As a family firm we are immensely proud of our roots and our association with Hinckley. Keen to celebrate our amazing town, we are launching a regular feature that pays homage to things associated with our home town, and it this first feature we are looking at the Hansom Cab, something with strong links to Read more…

The May Chapel

As part of the development of G. Seller for the future new chapels of rest have been designed and The May Chapel is dedicated to the memory of Dorothy May Jarvis, the aunt of senior funeral director Rhonda Astill. As is the case with each of the five chapels of rest, there is a personal Read more…