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H Duckworth Funeral Directors

Located in Cramlington and Wideopen, Newcastle

Front St, Cramlington, NE23 6QH

   Open 24 Hours

Why Choose Us?

Family Run Business
Professional Advice
Open 7 Days

Here at H Duckworth Funeral Directors, we pride ourselves on our reputation

Established in



Business overview

We are a long established family firm of independent Funeral Directors located in Cramlington Village and Great North Road, Wideopen, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

We are here to take you through the decisions you need to make to suitably reflect the life of your loved one and offer support through the many aspects of arranging a funeral to help you through this difficult time.

We have offices located in Cramlington Village (the 'old' village) and Wideopen on the Great North Road and cover all the surrounding areas.

We were established in 1929, we are a family firm of Independent Funeral Directors located in Cramlington Village and Great North Road, Wideopen. Across Newcastle Upon Tyne we are in east reach of Gosforth, Longbenton, Killingworth, Battlehill, Forest Hall, Benton, Backworth, Kenton, Shiremoor, West Allotment & Ponteland. In Cramlington, Northumberland we are in easy reach of Blyth, Bedlington, Ashington, Morpeth & Seaton Deleval.


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Products & Services

24 hour personal service

Funeral Services

Burials Arranged

Direct Cremations


Funeral Plans

Religious and non-religious funerals

Funeral cars and horse drawn carriages


Monumental masons & memorials

Open Plan Pre-Payment Plans

Funeral Financial Plans

Funeral Cars

Horse Drawn Carriages

Non-Religious Funerals

Pure Cremations

Bespoke Funerals

Simple Funerals

Funeral Flowers

Unattended Funerals

Private Chapels of Rest

Funeral Directors



Crematoria and Cemeteries

Chapel of Rest

Green Funerals



  • National Society Of Allied And Independent Funeral Directors (2651)

Our Team

Mr Charles Dowson - Funeral Director/Manager

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Charles has been a valuable part of the team at Duckworth's for over 17 years. As well as being a Funeral Director, Charles also manages the Funeral team and is a fully qualified embalmer.

Mr Neil Dinning - Funeral Director

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Neil to write up and send through later**

Mr Dale Dowson - Assistant Funeral Director

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Dale to include later**


Wonderful service

Professional, compassionate and caring. My dad had a simple and respectful funeral. Cannot thank Neil enough.
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5 stars

I used h duckworth for the funeral of my son. I can highly recommend, the service we received was outstanding. A special thank you to Niel who was very helpful and Proffessional, class
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Excellent service and aftercare

Excellent and very professional service from start to finish. Everything is very well priced and worth every penny.
The staff were very nice and couldn't fault anyone.
Thank you to Neil and his team, not just for the arranging and service but also for the aftercare too.
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Kind and Caring, Highly Professional

As a recent mourner at a funeral conducted by Charles, of H Duckworth.
I would like to say how highly professional the whole service and funeral was.
Such a lovely kind caring man.
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Excellent 1st Class Caring Service

Would highly recommend H. Duckworth,
a caring sympathtic team, all very smart and worthy to be called A Family Orientated firm.
I will recommend highly to all my relatives and friends.
Thank you kindly for all your help at what was a very sad time for me.
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