A.W. Lymn Clifton

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A.W. Lymn Clifton, Nottinghamshire, funeral director in Nottinghamshire A.W. Lymn Clifton, Nottinghamshire, funeral director in Nottinghamshire A.W. Lymn Clifton, Nottinghamshire, funeral director in Nottinghamshire

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

Latest Verified Reviews

Caroline Fryer 29th Nov 2019

Thanks you for a excellent service, help and support, and care for my dad while he was with you Yours sincerely Caroline fryer and family 

DIANE DUDLEY 24th Nov 2019

VERY HELPFUL THROUGHOUT.

Derek Abbey 16th Oct 2019

Joanna at the Clifton branch went above and beyond what we had expected and we are forever grateful.

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
Chaworth House, Varney Road, Clifton
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG11 8EX

About Us

Our Clifton office was opened in 1990 and has a warm and welcoming ambience, with one visitation room, one family room, a reception area and cold room facilities. The premises also has off-street parking at the rear.

In December 2017 Joanna Widdowson moved from our Aspley office to be the funeral arranger for Clifton. Joanna gained a diploma in Funeral Arranging and Administration (DipFAA) from the National Association of Funeral Directors in October 2018, makes sure all families have the best care possible.

We are open from Monday to Friday, from 9 am to 5 pm, although we are also available at other times - please call our telephone number and arrange an appointment. We take calls 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The branch covers all of Clifton and its surroundings including Barton in Fabis, Clifton Grove, Clifton Village, East Leake, Gotham, Kingston upon Soar, Lark Hill retirement complex, Silverdale, The Meadows, Thrumpton, Wilford and beyond.

Nigel, Matthew and Jackie Lymn Rose manage A W Lymn The Family Funeral Service, a business founded in 1907 by Arthur W Lymn.

Latest Obituaries

June Olive Hill

Jun 1933 - Nov 2019

Toni Tracey Martin

May 1967 - Nov 2019

Peter Edwin Fryer

Mar 1944 - Oct 2019

June Dawson

Dec 1928 - Oct 2019

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Caroline Fryer 29th Nov 2019

    Thanks you for a excellent service, help and support, and care for my dad while he was with you Yours sincerely Caroline fryer and family 

  • 5 DIANE DUDLEY 24th Nov 2019

    VERY HELPFUL THROUGHOUT.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was good to meet you all and a privilege to help you arrange your mum’s funeral service. Thank you, Joanna
  • 5 Derek Abbey 16th Oct 2019

    Joanna at the Clifton branch went above and beyond what we had expected and we are forever grateful.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for your kind comments. It was a privilege to be able to look after Helen in our Chapel of Rest and to help you give her the service you had wished for. Joanna.
  • 5 Lesley Kelham 6th Oct 2019

    Absolutely perfect from start to finish.. could never thank Joanna enough..thank you so much for everything. .

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you very much for your kind words. I am so pleased that everything went well on the day for you. You certainly did your mum proud and it was my pleasure to help you with the arrangements. Joanna.
  • 5 Leszek Ranoszek 21st Sep 2019

    Joanna was very kind, understanding and supportive right from the very beginning of difficult period in our lives with the loss of our beloved mother. The support was always there and very much appreciated by us all. It made a difficult time easier to cope with. A wonderfully caring person and a professional of whom Lymn's should be very proud. Thank you. We feel very pleased that our paths crossed

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you very much for your kind words. It was a pleasure to meet you and to help and guide you with the arrangements. I am sure your mum would have been very proud of you for the service you created for her. Don’t forget that the offer of a cup of tea still stands if you’re ever in the area. Thank you, Joanna.
  • 5 Meralin Morrell 10th Sep 2019

    Excellent service, all went very well.

    Matthew Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for your kind and positive review. It was a privilege to look after you all on the day.
  • 5 Marcella Davis 24th Jun 2019

    All I wanted it to be and more,many thanks for everythingMarcella

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was my pleasure to be able to help you arrange Frank’s funeral and give him the service you wanted. Thank you, Joanna.
  • 5 Helen Harbey 4th Jun 2019

    Such a professional and respectful service thank you 

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was a pleasure to meet you and to help you give Roy the send-off he deserved. It was testament to how much he was loved and respected by the amount of people that attended the church. Thank you, Joanna.
  • 5 Douglas Towle 23rd May 2019

    Very friendly and helpful people thank you

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to be able to help you with the funeral arrangements for your dad. Joanna.
  • 5 Elaine Brown 15th Apr 2019

    The level of service & compassion we received every step of the way was excellent. Joanna was so helpful, she went through every bit of detail with us every step of the way & nothing was too much trouble. We were also treated with the same level of compassion & respect by the staff on the day. You have all made a very stressful, upsetting time a lot easier to cope with, thank you.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was my pleasure to be able to guide you through the arrangements for Rodney’s funeral so that you were able to give him a fitting service which reflected his life and his wishes. Thank you, Joanna.
  • 5 Christina Weldon 30th Mar 2019

    Lymns could not have been any more caring and compassionate. The whole experience of arranging my husband's funeral was 1st class from start to finish.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was a pleasure to guide you and your daughter with the arrangements to ensure you gave John the send-off you wished for him and which he deserved. Thank you, Joanna.
  • 5 Sandra Keward 1st Mar 2019

    Was very happy with the service we received at this sad time for us.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was a pleasure to be able to help you to arrange everything to give George the send-off you wanted for him. Thank you, Joanna.
  • 5 Anne Louise Newcombe 8th Feb 2019

    Lymns Clifton were caring and kind throughout .

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased that you were treated with care and kindness from the team at Clifton and they join me in thanking you for this kind review.
  • 5 Cheryl Deakin 2nd Feb 2019

    Super, very professional, caring. Thanks to Teresa at the Clifton Branch. Mum's funeral was wonderful in every way. 

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are glad Teresa helped you create a wonderful service for Mum and that you found her to be both professional and caring. Thank you.
  • 5 Myrtle Anderson 15th Jan 2019

    exceptional service could not fault anything. thankyou

    Matthew Lymn Rose replied
    Mrs. Anderson, Viv and Donald. Thank you for your kind positive words. I am sorry that Joanna was away towards the end of the arrangement process, but am pleased to see you felt that together Teresa, Joanna and I looked after things well for 'Andy'. Best wishes.
  • 5 Linda Ledger 25th Dec 2018

    thankyou

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for your high appraisal.
  • 5 Alan Paulson 17th Dec 2018

    Very friendly and helpful all the way through, put me at ease and was very professional in all aspects, thank you all.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    We are pleased you found the team at Clifton to be friendly, helpful and professional and Joanna joins me in thanking you for taking the time to leave this lovely review.
  • 5 Margaret Reed 15th Dec 2018

    Joanna was amazing made the process bearable at such a sad time and showed respect for the memory of our mum at all times

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was a pleasure to meet you both and to guide you through what needed to be done, and it was a privilege to care for your mum whilst here with me at Clifton. Thank you, Joanna
  • 5 Gillian Brooks 9th Dec 2018

    It was just the way mum would of like it to be The staff kind and patients with us In how hour of need

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    I am so pleased that you were happy with the service offered to your family.  It was a pleasure to be able to help and guide you. Thank you, Joanna.
  • 5 Simon Collins 7th Dec 2018

    Excellent service and attention to detail from Joanna at Varney Road. Brian and colleagues at the Funeral were discreet and professional.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was a privilege to be able to help you during this time to give your mum the service that you wished and I am so pleased that you found all our staff to be professional. Thank you, Joanna
  • 5 Bryan Whitehead 25th Nov 2018

    A very professional operation carried out by a team of highly professional people curtious, polite and understanding throughout. In particular I would like to thank and congratulate Joanna at Clifton office for her excellent level of customer care Bryan Whitehead.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was my pleasure to meet you all and to help you with the arrangements for your mum, giving her the funeral service that you had wished for. Thank you very much for your kind comments, which are very much appreciated. Joanna.
  • 5 Jess Gregory 13th Oct 2018

    Joanna was amazing in dealing with our bereavement.. very caring, understanding and extremely kind. 

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was my pleasure to help you with the arrangements for your mum and to take care of her in the chapel until the time of the service. It was lovely to meet you both despite the difficult circumstance and please remember that you did your mum very proud. Any time you’re passing, don’t forget to call in for a cuppa! Thanks, Joanna.
  • 5 Brenda Robinson 3rd Sep 2018

    Everything was perfect thank very much

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    I am so please that everything went well for you on the day. Thank you for your comments. Joanna.
  • 5 Julie & Kevin Lowe 29th Aug 2018

    We are very thankful to AW Lymn, and particularly Joanna at Clifton, for the excellent care and consideration we received whilst organising Mum's funeral. Everything went smoothly and to plan, without fuss. Thank you also to Steven Eustace (Celebrant) for conducting the funeral service and for his wonderful tribute to Mum.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    Thank you for your kind words. I am pleased that I was able to help you give your mum the funeral that you wished for and that everything went well on the day. Thank you also for your kind comments regarding the celebrant, I will pass them on. Joanna.
  • 5 Andrew Smith 26th Aug 2018

    Thank you AW Lymn Clifton (Joanna Widdowson) for arranging my Dads funeral. Everything was handled with respect and everything went smoothly. Recommendation for Celebrant (Stephen Wakeling) for funeral was perfect, he did a great job.

    Chloe Lymn Rose replied
    It was our pleasure to help you with the preparations for your dad’s funeral and we are so pleased you were happy with every aspect of the arrangements and service. Joanna.

Address
Chaworth House, Varney Road, Clifton
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG11 8EX

National Association of Funeral Directors

NAFD Members

Latest Verified Reviews

Caroline Fryer 29th Nov 2019

Thanks you for a excellent service, help and support, and care for my dad while he was with you Yours sincerely Caroline fryer and family 

DIANE DUDLEY 24th Nov 2019

VERY HELPFUL THROUGHOUT.

Derek Abbey 16th Oct 2019

Joanna at the Clifton branch went above and beyond what we had expected and we are forever grateful.

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