Peterborough in Cambridgeshire is home to more than 183,000 people. There are currently 12 funeral directors in the cathedral city of Peterborough. The majority of those who follow a religion identify as Christian, but are a significant number of other faiths practiced, including Islam, Buddhism, Sikhism, Hinduism, and Judaism. Because of this, it is probable that some funeral directors in the area will provide services relating to these religions.
There are over 50 churches, seven mosques and Islamic centres and a synagogue in the city. Humanist funerals are also available from certain funeral directors in the area.
There is a council owned crematorium in Peterborough which is located on Mowbray Road. Two of its open cemeteries, Eastfield, which has a section for Muslim burials and Fletton, are available for new burials.The third, Peterborough’s Stanground cemetery is now only available for family members of loved ones already buried there. There is no dedicated Jewish cemetery, but some members of the Jewish community opt to bury their loved ones at Fletton cemetery.
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