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Restoring Your Loved One’s Memorial

Restoring Your Loved One’s Memorial

Preserving the memories of those we cherish is a sacred responsibility. Over the years, the elements can leave their mark on memorials, and the passage of time may call for thoughtful restoration. In this guide, we embark on a journey to explore the compelling reasons...

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4 Meaningful Things to Place on a Grave

4 Meaningful Things to Place on a Grave

People across the world choose to leave all kinds of meaningful or symbolic items at a grave to honour and remember the life of a lost loved one. Choosing something appropriate to leave at the grave of your loved one doesn’t have to be complicated, as with a little...

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Book Memorials in Herefordshire

Book Memorials in Herefordshire

Book designs are among some of the most popular designs for a memorial. A headstone or cremation memorial crafted into the design of a book is an option for all, whether with or without a devout faith. You may have noticed in cemeteries across Herefordshire and...

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Using Poetry to Cope with Grief

Using Poetry to Cope with Grief

There may be many things in existence that are designed to occupy our mind, much of which was unavailable many years ago, but one thing that has remained constant when it comes to helping collect our thoughts and organise our emotions, is poetry. Whether reading or...

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Ideas for Decorating a Grave Memorial

Ideas for Decorating a Grave Memorial

It can be difficult choosing which memorial will best commemorate the life of a departed loved one. Here at Ursells, we take great pride in the wide range of quality headstones and gravestones available from our collection and believe there is certain to be a memorial...

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Memorials to Remember a Pet

Memorials to Remember a Pet

The death of a pet, whether furry, feathered, or reptilian is felt deeply just the same as a human. Our pets become family and a constant and familiar part of our everyday lives. Everything we do at Ursells Memorial Masons is guided by our fundamental belief that...

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Which Material is Best for a Headstone?

Which Material is Best for a Headstone?

There are many things to consider throughout the process of choosing a fitting memorial. Finding the right material for a headstone is an important decision that needs to be made very early in the selection process. However, with so many options available, it can be...

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