A.W. Lymn Beeston

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A.W. Lymn is a family-run funeral director firm serving bereaved families from Beeston, Chilwell, Toton and other communities around the Nottingham area.

Latest Verified Reviews

David Boden 20th Nov 2018

Julia and Donna did a great job and looked after us through this difficult time.

Karen Gleeson 12th Nov 2018

Every thing was great from start to finish.

Maxine Davies 25th Sep 2018

So friendly , excellent

Reviews

Funeral arrangements

  • Home visit
  • 24 hour telephone support
  • On-site parking
  • Chapel of rest
  • Hearse
  • Limousine
  • Horse-drawn hearse
  • Bespoke vehicle
  • Coffin
  • Personalised coffin
  • Casket
  • Headstone / Plaque
  • Urn
  • Memorial jewellery
  • Floral tributes
  • Charitable donations
  • Newspaper announcement
  • Online obituary
  • Memorial book
  • Order of service sheets
  • Music
  • Video tribute
  • Funeral webcasting
  • Catering
  • Dove release
  • Balloon release
  • Fireworks

Types of funeral

  • Traditional burial
  • Simple funeral
  • Traditional cremation
  • Green funeral
  • Direct cremation
  • Burial at sea
  • Non-religious funeral
  • Anglican funeral
  • Roman Catholic funeral
  • Muslim funeral
  • Jewish funeral
  • Sikh funeral
  • Hindu funeral
  • Buddhist funeral
  • Children’s funeral

Financial arrangements

  • Financial advice
  • Wills & probate
  • Pre-paid funeral plan

Additional services

  • Repatriation
  • Bereavement counselling
  • List of mourners

Location

Address
Trent House, Station Road, Beeston
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG9 2AY

About Us

Open since 1994, our Beeston office is located at Trent House, near Beeston’s town centre, on Station Road.
This single-story detached funeral home offers a warm environment to welcome and serve our families. It features a spacious reception area as well as a private family room. The office also has two visitation rooms, and a small parking area at the front of the building for visitors.


Funeral director Donna Conroy who joined the company in 2009, runs the office alongside funeral arranger Georgia Bell

The office opening hours are 9 am to 5 pm from Monday to Friday and from 9 am to 12.30 pm on Saturdays. The office can also be opened by appointment after hours by calling our telephone number at any time of the day, seven days a week.

As well as serving families in Beeston this office also serves families in Attenborough, Bramcote, Chilwell, Lenton, Toton and further afield.

A W Lymn The Family Funeral Service was founded in 1907 by Arthur William Lymn. Lymn Funeral Service is managed by Nigel, Matthew and Jackie Lymn Rose, who are keeping the family tradition in providing the best service for bereaved families since 1907.

Latest Obituaries

Annie   Atherall

Annie Atherall

Oct 1927 - Aug 2021

Jack Keith   Willoughby

Jack Keith Willoughby

Jul 1935 - Aug 2021

Ted   Bennett

Ted Bennett

May 1945 - Jul 2021

Rachel   Jenkins

Rachel Jenkins

Apr 1965 - Aug 2021

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 David Boden 20th Nov 2018

    Julia and Donna did a great job and looked after us through this difficult time.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Both Julia and Donna join me in thanking you for your kind words and are pleased that they were able to make this difficult time a little easier for you.
  • 5 Karen Gleeson 12th Nov 2018

    Every thing was great from start to finish.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for this great review, we are pleased that everything went as well as it could for you during this sad time.
  • 5 Maxine Davies 25th Sep 2018

    So friendly , excellent

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for your excellent review of the friendly team at Bulwell.
  • 5 Lynn Hazzledine 24th Sep 2018

    From start to finish the service we received was first class, which is massively appreciated at a time like this. Natalie took the initial details in a sympathetic way ensuring you had all necessary information. Donna was incredibly helpful, kind, caring and professional throughout the lead up and Richard did a fantastic job on the day. I couldn't really fault them at all. Thank you so much.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    All the team at Beeston join me in thanking you for your kind words. They are glad that their support, guidance and care were appreciated by you and your family and that everything went well for you on the day. Thank you.
  • 5 Mick Jebbett 19th Aug 2018

    Excellent

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for this excellent review.
  • 5 Louise Hallam 31st Jul 2018

    From the start they made everything very easy and were there every step to help.  Nothing was too much trouble and I didn’t have to think or worry about anything

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that you were well looked after and that you had nothing to worry or think about during this difficult time. Thank you.
  • 5 Nigel Stapleton-Brown 30th Jul 2018

    A perfect blend of care & professionalism, everyone involved was kind & supportive in what was a very difficult time,my sincere thanks to all at Lymns but in particular to Jackie Lymn-Rose who was exceptional

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Both Donna and Jackie (who is away this week and so unable to respond personally) have asked me to pass on their thanks to you for your kind words. They are pleased you found them to be caring, supportive and professional. Thank you.
  • 5 Julie Haider 28th Jul 2018

    Donna gave me so much support she was very kind and very helpful I will deff being using a.w Lynn beeston again

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for your positive review, we are pleased that Donna's support made this difficult time a little easier for you but hope it will be some time before you need to visit us again. Of course you are always welcome to call in just to say hello.
  • 5 Adrian Gaskin 15th Jul 2018

    Excellent. Very professional and so helpful with all aspects of their service. Nothing seemed to be too much trouble and at each stage of the process a check was made to ensure that we knew all available information. I would have no hesitation in using their services again.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Donna joins me in thanking you for your kind words. She is glad that her help, support and ongoing updates made this difficult time a little easier for you and we thank you for your recommendation.
  • 5 Pam Teather 5th Jun 2018

    Very professional. Donna's organisational skills were excellent and everything went very smoothly. Jane and her team were excellent on the day to make sure everything went ok.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that Donna and Jane provided excellent service both during the planning and on the day itself and we all thank you for taking the time to leave this positive review.
  • 5 Mark Bacon 5th Jun 2018

    Donna helped us immensely at the Beeston branch & the staff their too  Many Thanks 

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that Donna and her team offered great support and she joins me in thanking you for your kind words.
  • 5 Meryl Salt 3rd Jun 2018

    Everything sensitively handled. Staff informative and knowledgeable whilst caring and understanding the needs of relatives. Everything double checked so no mistakes were made by Lym's themselves. Thank you. .

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that the caring, knowledgeable and sensitive service provided by the team at Beeston ensured that everything went well for you at this sad time. Thank you.
  • 5 Helen O'Dare 25th May 2018

    Their attention to detail and our wishes made the day perfect.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that the attention to detail by the team at Beeston ensured that the days was perfect for you and we are grateful to you for leaving this positive review.
  • 5 Andrew Hill 3rd Apr 2018

    A wonderful and caring team . My deepest thanks to you all .. 

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Both Donna and Richard join me in thanking you for your lovely words.
  • 5 Ainsley Burton 10th Mar 2018

    Extremely helpful and professional. 

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased you found the team at Beeston to be helpful and professional, thank you.
  • 5 Linda Fairbrother 10th Mar 2018

    Thank you to Natalie and everyone at Beeston,who we found very kind and courteous at a very difficult time.Thank you also for the Reverand Chris Daykin who conducted a beautiful service,and also thanks to Richard who helped make the day of the funeral run so smoothly.          .                  Lyn & Mick Fairbrother.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Richard and Natalie join me in thanking you for this very kind review. They are pleased you found them to be kind and courteous and that everything ran smoothly on the day. I have also asked them to pass your kind words on to Reverend Daykin. Thank you.
  • 5 julia Henson 6th Mar 2018

    Everything was perfect. Especially so as the weather was so bad with all of the snow, everything went smoothly and according to plan. Everything was covered in a professional and compassionate manner and me and my family thank all at Lymns for their support

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that everything ran according to plan despite the bad weather and we would all thank you for taking the time to leave this positive review and for your kind words.
  • 5 Adrian Clarke 5th Mar 2018

    We were very pleased with Lymns Beeston branch. Donna Conroy and her team were understanding and supportive and went the extra mile in really poor weather conditions on the day. Highly recommended. 

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are glad that the severe weather conditions on the day of Anita's funeral did not impact too much on the service you had created for her and would thank you for your kind words about the support and understanding shown by Donna and the rest of her team.
  • 5 Alison White 3rd Mar 2018

    Very professional and personal service 

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that the team at Beeston offered professional and personal service throughout and would thank you for your high appraisal.
  • 5 shelagh Moore 14th Feb 2018

    At the most difficult of times Lymns were so very good. The staff were caring and friendly but very professional. They gave us time and were endlessly patient with us while we tried to arrange the funeral. They helped us through every aspect of the arrangements and made the funeral as easy as it could be on the day. Thank you Natalie and Donna especially. Mrs S Moore and family.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Shelagh, it was lovely to meet you and your family, even though it was such a sad time, and to hear all your great memories of Richard. Thinking of you all. Natalie and Donna
  • 5 Sarah Appleby 13th Feb 2018

    Donna was wonderful, Marion's Daughter Jenny is deaf without speech, Donna arranged for a signer to be there, the funeral and care before and after was super. My brother died in 2002, and A W Lynn did that for us, which was why we went back. Thank you . Lin Fox ( Marion's Sister in law)

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for your kind review. Donna is glad that with the help of the Nottingham Deaf Society she was able to give Jenny the opportunity to follow the service properly and we both thank you for selecting to use our services again.
  • 5 Linda Morley 21st Jan 2018

    Natalie who works at your Beeston funeral parlour was very helpful, nothing was to much trouble. She treated my sister and I with compassion and understanding when arranging the funeral of our mum. We also thought Richard was very professional in making the day of the funeral run smoothly by talking us through the procedure. We were also very pleased with Chris Dakin the minister who conducted a beautiful service for mum.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Natalie, Richard and I are all grateful to you for taking the time to leave this positive review and for your kind words about the service they provided and the way they supported you during this difficult time. Thank you.
  • 3 Danielle Asano 11th Dec 2017

    The card on my flowers was lost and my flowers were unnamed at the crematorium...I’m still waiting for a call back as they are going to look for it (last Thursday). Was end disppointing end to what I felt was good service before then....

    Matthew Lymn Rose replied
    I am extremely sorry that you are still awaiting our return call, both Natalie and Richard have tried on numerous occasions and can only get your answerphone, on which we have left several messages. The whereabouts of your card is unknown, as it was definitely attached to the tribute at our office, but unfortunately once the flowers had been moved by the Crematorium it is very difficult to pinpoint where it became detached. I have spoken with our client Mr Spence to explain all of this. Thank you for your otherwise positive comment, Mr. Spence also described his experience as excellent. I am only sorry that Natalie has not been able to get back in touch with you.
  • 5 Martin Weir 1st Dec 2017

    Lymn’s provided a professional, helpful service. Their staff on the day of Mum’s Funeral were friendly & courteous which helped us to feel at ease. Would be happy to recommend.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that the team offered a polite, professional and helpful service which helped remove some of the stress for you at this difficult time.
  • 5 Martin Bradley 17th Oct 2017

    Sympathetic and caring throughout.. Special thanks to Richard Marshall.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Richard and I would like to thank you for your kind words. He has asked me to pass on that it was his privilege to care for you and your family during this sad and difficult time.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you arrange a funeral?

You can arrange a funeral by choosing a funeral director who will help you organise all of the details. They can help you decide whether to have a cremation or burial and what type of service to choose, as well as additional options, such as music and flowers. You can find out what happens at a funeral and compare funeral directors on Funeral Guide.

Read more: How to arrange a funeral

What are disbursements?

Disbursements are additional costs for a funeral service that are paid to third-parties, such as florists, celebrants and burial fees. The funeral director will usually charge you for them and then pay the suppliers themselves.

Read more: What are disbursements

How can I get help with funeral costs?

If the cost of a funeral is not covered by a prepaid funeral plan, or the estate of the person who has died, you may be able to get financial help from the government’s Bereavement Support Payment or from War Disablement Pensions, charitable funds or budgeting loans.

Read more: Help with funeral costs

Address
Trent House, Station Road, Beeston
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG9 2AY

Latest Verified Reviews

David Boden 20th Nov 2018

Julia and Donna did a great job and looked after us through this difficult time.

Karen Gleeson 12th Nov 2018

Every thing was great from start to finish.

Maxine Davies 25th Sep 2018

So friendly , excellent

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