Walton & Taylor Ltd

86 reviews

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Walton and Taylor Ltd, Independent Funeral Directors, have been providing a personal service to the families of Rugby and surrounding areas of Warwickshire since 1902.

Latest Verified Reviews

David Brent 10th Oct 2020

Faultless first class service, very helpful.

Karina Bale 5th Oct 2020

Professional and very caring service,fully recommend

Gillian Clift 17th Sep 2020

Absolutely outstanding service in these very difficult times. James and Sue were both very helpful and efficient throughout the whole time. Many thanks

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
16 Railway Terrace
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV21 3EW

About Us

At Walton and Taylor, we draw on our years of experience caring for the
families of Rugby as they go through one of the most difficult times of
their lives. We have learnt that great comfort can be drawn from a
traditional approach with special attention to the personal details that
make a fitting tribute. We endeavour to provide families with the time
and impartial guidance to make the decisions that are right for them,
whether it’s a quiet green burial or a large horse drawn funeral. All our
funerals are conducted with care and sincerity. Please call or email us for
more information or a personal quote. All calls are answered 24hours a
day.

James Pargetter
Manager

Latest Obituaries

Kenneth Thomas Hammond

Apr 1938 - Sep 2020

Beryl Kathleen Edwards

Mar 1928 - Sep 2020

Alfred John Brent

May 1929 - Sep 2020

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 David Brent 10th Oct 2020

    Faultless first class service, very helpful.

  • 5 Karina Bale 5th Oct 2020

    Professional and very caring service,fully recommend

  • 5 Gillian Clift 17th Sep 2020

    Absolutely outstanding service in these very difficult times. James and Sue were both very helpful and efficient throughout the whole time. Many thanks

  • 5 Michelle Abrahams 8th Sep 2020

    I can't  thank Walton and Taylor enough for catering for my family's every need for the funeral. Very caring, courtesy and helpful.  They go the extra mile to make the saddest day of your life as uplifting as it can be, giving your loved one the send off they deserve.  Thank you to Sue, James, and all at Walton and Taylor for providing a truly special day.

  • 5 Jane Clifton 7th Sep 2020

    Excellent service from the first phone call. Everyone very respectful.

  • 5 John Gibbs 31st Aug 2020

    Did everything and was very helpful in a sad time

  • 5 Bozena Piniecki 26th Aug 2020

    Once again, James and his Team have provided an exemplary service. During our difficult time you eased our questions and concerns to enable us to deliver a loving and fitting tribute. Our sincerest thanks.

  • 5 Caroline Oldham 24th Aug 2020

    From our initial enquiry, to the end of the funeral itself, James and the team were so compassionate, helpful and patient with me in arranging dads funeral. We used them for my beloved mums funeral too, 5 years ago, and we received the same high level of service then too. They set the tone just right always. Would thoroughly recommend. 

  • 5 David Roome 17th Aug 2020

    James and his team provided an excellent and professional service. 

  • 5 Richard Coleman 3rd Aug 2020

    James and his team did a superb job throughout.  I had personally never organised a funeral before,  Walton & Taylor helped me navigate the whole process, which was made ever more complicated by COVID-19.  I cannot thank them enough for their help and professionalism. 

  • 5 Wendy Deaves 23rd Jul 2020

    Sensitive support in a difficult time. Always respectful and helpful with their suggestions for what to do. Speedy response on a Sunday to the initial call. 

  • 5 Fiona Russell 10th Jul 2020

    Walton & Taylor organised my dear mother’s funeral and the service we received was absolutely impeccable.  We can’t put into words how professional, caring and understanding they are.  Everything we asked for was honoured without question.  A very difficult time made so much easier without stress or upset.  A superb service that could not be beaten.  James is just perfect for this job. He makes you feel totally relaxed while organising what you want and only advises if you require any. No pressure what so ever.  The service was just amazing. Everything you could ever require from a funeral.  Thank you so much Walton & Taylor.  All the best for the future.  Mark & Fiona Russell

  • 5 Nigel Polton 7th Jul 2020

    Considering the Covid-19 restrictions, the funeral arrangements were well organised and considerate to the bereaved relatives. A special thanks to Sue and James

  • 5 George Ridley 13th Jun 2020

    The arrangements were very satisfactory so far as participants at the crematorium were concerned, therefore I've scored the Undertakers services as excellent. Unfortunately, the videocam was not so perfect, as several users have commented that the speakers (i.e. myself and the Minister, Rev Jane Gaffney) were barely audible. Whilst this did not detract from the value of the service at the time, the problem has left a sense of disappointment, in view of the prospect not being fulfilled. There was some variation depending upon the means of reception, but in general it was rather poor.

  • 4 Susan Jones 16th Apr 2020

    As no-one was able to travel to the funeral, we are unable to review the actual ceremony. But the staff are very kind and helpful on the phone.

  • 5 Wanda Paulie 5th Apr 2020

    They done the best they could with all the restrictions placed on them due to the Coroner Virus it's something we've never had to deal with before & hopefully never have to again

  • 4 Sarah Lamb 4th Apr 2020

    Excellent and compassionate  service all around but sadly the details of how people could leave their donations were not pur in the paper with her death announcement - we presumed that it would be there and now sadly no monies have been collected for her. Sarah Lamb

    James Pargetter replied
    Dear Mrs Lamb Thank you for your comments. Whilst the link to your mother’s obituary page was placed in the notice where the donations can be sent it was an oversight on my behalf to not clearly inform people that donations can be made there. If you would like to make contact with our office we can look at rewording your notice and placing it again for you so that some monies can be collected for Myton Hospice. Sorry for any inconvenience. Best Regards James
  • 5 Jessica Duffy 30th Mar 2020

    Thanks for your help, it was a peculiar day but James and the team were really lovely.

  • 5 Stephen Galliford 13th Mar 2020

    Thank you. Everything was as we wished and professional and compassionate

  • 5 Juliette Hardy 10th Mar 2020

    Lovely people and great service. Could not fault anything.

  • 5 Yvonne & Terry SEAMER 28th Feb 2020

    James and the team were very professional and thoughtful throughout the whole process from first meeting to the actual funeral service. Nothing was too much trouble. Excellent service.

  • 5 Helen Morgan 22nd Feb 2020

    Provided a wonderful service. Dignified and professional from start to end. Made a difficult task easy.  Thank you 

  • 5 Julia Reynolds 10th Feb 2020

    Very professional. Completely seamless care Thank you

  • 5 keith pinks 27th Jan 2020

    All aspects were done very professionally which helped all family and friends who wished her their last goodbye.

  • 5 Barbara Almond 21st Jan 2020

    Everything went very well and James was very helpful, quiet, thoughtful, and efficient, from start to finish. Thank you

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.

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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.

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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.

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Address
16 Railway Terrace
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV21 3EW

National Association of Funeral Directors

NAFD Members

Latest Verified Reviews

David Brent 10th Oct 2020

Faultless first class service, very helpful.

Karina Bale 5th Oct 2020

Professional and very caring service,fully recommend

Gillian Clift 17th Sep 2020

Absolutely outstanding service in these very difficult times. James and Sue were both very helpful and efficient throughout the whole time. Many thanks

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