Cremations at West Road Crematorium

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Dear Newcastle upon Tyne City Council,

Are both chapels at West Road Crematorium used for cremation funerals?
For each chapel as applicable, please specify each of the service interval times offered at West Road Crematorium on each weekday (Mondays to Fridays inclusive) for attended cremation services. ‘Service interval time’ is the total time allocated for an attended funeral, including time to enter and to leave the chapel.
Please specify all of the service interval times offered on Saturdays and Sundays for attended cremation services.
Please specify the times offered each weekday (Mondays to Fridays inclusive) for receipt of coffins for direct cremation.
Please specify the times offered on Saturdays and Sundays for receipt of coffins for direct cremation.
Please specify the total number of cremations undertaken at West Road Crematorium in the calendar year 2022.
Please specify the total number of direct cremations undertaken at West Road Crematorium in each of the four calendar years 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022.
Please specify the number of cremations undertaken each month at West Road Crematorium in each of the four calendar years 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022.
Please specify how many cremations were undertaken at West Road Crematorium in each of the four calendar years 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 that included an extended time for use of the chapel.

Yours faithfully,

Peter Mitchell

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From: Peter Mitchell <[FOI #1018284 email]>
Sent: 23 August 2023 15:04
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Subject: Freedom of Information request - Cremations at West Road
Crematorium

 

 

Dear Newcastle upon Tyne City Council,

 

Are both chapels at West Road Crematorium used for cremation funerals?

For each chapel as applicable, please specify each of the service interval times offered at West Road Crematorium on each weekday (Mondays to Fridays inclusive) for attended cremation services. ‘Service interval time’ is the total time allocated for an attended funeral, including time to enter and to leave the chapel.

Please specify all of the service interval times offered on Saturdays and Sundays for attended cremation services.

Please specify the times offered each weekday (Mondays to Fridays inclusive) for receipt of coffins for direct cremation.

Please specify the times offered on Saturdays and Sundays for receipt of coffins for direct cremation.

Please specify the total number of cremations undertaken at West Road Crematorium in the calendar year 2022.

Please specify the total number of direct cremations undertaken at West Road Crematorium in each of the four calendar years 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022.

Please specify the number of cremations undertaken each month at West Road Crematorium in each of the four calendar years 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022.

Please specify how many cremations were undertaken at West Road Crematorium in each of the four calendar years 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 that included an extended time for use of the chapel.

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Peter Mitchell

 

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Lamb, Mark, Newcastle upon Tyne City Council

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Dear Peter Mitchell,

                              Please find attached my response to your
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Yours Sincerely,

 

Mark Lamb

Bereavement Services Manager

Facility Services and Civic Management

Operations and Regulatory Services Directorate

Civic Centre

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 8QH

0191 2116941

 

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