Funerals And Bereavement

Purpose of the group

To provide a forum for the discussion of funeral and bereavement issues. 

Forthcoming meetings

4 September 2018 at 6pm in the Adam Smith Room (CR5)

13 November at 6pm in the James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4). This meeting will include the AGM. 

Next meeting: 29 May 2018

This meeting will be held at 6pm in the James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4).


Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

David Beamer - secretary

John Birrell 

James Blackburn 

Gerard Boyle 

Erik Cramb 

Eileen Crawley

Paul Cuthell 

Mark Hazelwood

Rose Jackson 

Nigel Lymn Rose 

Eilidh Macdonald 

Ann McMurray

Ruth Mendel

James Morris 

Rebecca Paterson 

James Sandy 

Devin Scobie 

Gordon Swan 

John Williamson

Stewart Wilson


Citizens Advice Scotland 

Cruse Bereavement Care Scotland (CBCS)

Golden Charter 

Hospice UK

National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD) 

Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care (founder of the Good Life, Good Death, Good Grief alliance)  

Scottish Pensioners’ Forum

Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity (SANDS)

Get involved

Next meeting:
29 May 2018




Fulton MacGregor MSP

Scottish Parliament
Holyrood Road
EH99 1SP

0131 348 5797