It’s your funeral – burial culture changes

It’s your funeral – burial culture changes

The accidental theft of 12 bodies in a van exposed the now routine shipping of corpses around the country, and even abroad, for cheap cremation. Philippa Wentzel found changes afoot in Germany's burial culture.

Grave error: woman finds skull at mum’s headstone

Grave error: woman finds skull at mum’s headstone

Pet death services cater to grieving owners

Pet death services cater to grieving owners

Discount undertakers hide real funeral costs

Discount undertakers hide real funeral costs

Academy for undertakers offers ‘recession-proof’ job training

Academy for undertakers offers ‘recession-proof’ job training

Discounting death

Discounting death

Crematorium probe exposes harvesting corpses for gold teeth

Crematorium probe exposes harvesting corpses for gold teeth