Planning for the Future

Planning for the Future

At John Duckworth Funeral Directors, we offer two ways in which you can plan your funeral for the future. The first is with our Golden Charter pre-paid funeral plans, and the second option is with our in house “Wish List”.

Pre Paid Funeral Plans

John Duckworth Funeral Directors are proud to recommend funeral plans from Golden Charter, the UK’s leading independent funeral plan providers. More than 860,000 people in Great Britain have planned their funerals, over 260,000 of them with Golden Charter. 

Golden Charter provides a range of funeral plans which offer comfort and security for you and your family. By choosing toplan ahead for your funeral, you’ll benefit from:

- Peace of mind knowing that everything is taken care of in advance

- The reassurance that your family won’t have to cope with any uncertainty or worries about your funeral arrangements

- Saving money by fixing the cost of your funeral at today’s prices

- Complete financial security - your money is held securely

- A guarantee of nothing more to pay for the services within our control


The 'Wish List'

A unique opportunity in the North East, John Duckworth are proud to offer a bespoke Wish List service, in which our Funeral Directors can spend time with you and together, plan the funeral that you would like.

Your wishes will be lodged with us and you will receive a unique membership card. No payment will be taken for this service and the funeral account will paid at the time of need.


Please note this is does not guarantee today’s prices.