NATURAL BURIAL

Finding peace in a woodland burial

In a natural woodland burial, the body is placed in a shroud or coffin made from bio-degradable material. Great care is taken to protect and enhance areas of outstanding beauty, allowing your loved ones to become part of a habitat rich with a variety of plants and wildlife. Trees and plants may form a natural and fitting memorial. 

Specialists in the field


At A. J. Adkinson & Son, we specialise in natural burial funerals, for residents of Oadby and the greater Leicestershire community, so our staff are well-equipped to guide you through this important and sometimes challenging decisions. Natural and woodland burials may be religious or non-religious occasions, with the option also available to take the service yourself.
View our non-religious funerals

Natural burial grounds versus the cemetery


The restrictions put in place by natural burial grounds are not suited to everybody's requirements. We can advise you on the finer details that may impact your decision.
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Locating the perfect scenery


With four generations of experience, A. J. Adkinson & Son is familiar with various sites of natural burial throughout Leicestershire. Our staff in Oadby can discuss the different options with you at length to ensure you find the site that best suits your requirements.
For further information on natural burials, contact us on 0116 271 2340.
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