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Macmillan Coffee Morning

Macmillan Coffee Morning

14 Sep 18

C T Butterfields will be holding the Macmillan’s world’s biggest coffee morning event at our Swinton and Kimberworth branches on Friday 28th September between 10am-12.30pm. There will be refreshments’,...
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Low Cost Funeral Option

Low Cost Funeral Option

10 Sep 18

Here at Butterfields we understand the rising cost of funerals and with this in mind we are now able to offer our lowest price funeral service. Direct Cremation is a simple, dignified option in which your...
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Memory Bears by Sue – Ted & Thread.

Memory Bears by Sue – Ted & Thread.

16 Aug 18

Available now through Butterfields – Memory Bears by Sue – Ted & Thread. Beautiful hand crafted memory bears made with love by our designer in South Yorkshire. The bespoke bears are made...
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Refurbished Memorial Showroom

Refurbished Memorial Showroom

16 Aug 18

Here at Butterfields we have recently refurbished our Memorial Showroom at our Swinton head office and filled it with a selection of modern memorials. These include both cemetery and churchyard memorials....
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New Addition To Our Fleet

New Addition To Our Fleet

13 Aug 18

EAST YORKSHIRE BUS 490 – Y49 VRH Following extensive restoration by our Funeral Director Chris, Butterfields are now able to offer a bus for hire to our clients. This would be particularly fitting...
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Obituary section revamped

Obituary section revamped

26 Jun 18

We are always looking at ways to develop our website further so that we can continue to provide valuable information to the local Rotherham community.  We are therefore delighted to announce our...
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Wear A Hat Day for Charity

Wear A Hat Day for Charity

10 May 18

Just wanted to say a huge thank you to Alan Pearson, Chris Reader-Viney and all the staff at Butterfields Funeral Directors in Swinton today for their generous donation of £50 to the Brain...
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Farewell to Nick

Farewell to Nick

13 Apr 18

Following almost 4 years full time employment with Butterfields, today we say farewell to one of our Memorial/Funeral Service Operatives - Nick Bircumshaw.  Nick has worked with us as a driver/bearer...
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Cremation Keepsakes - Urns

Cremation Keepsakes - Urns

28 Feb 18

We’ve recently updated our website to include several new ranges of Urns. These vary from brass, ceramic and crystal to biodegradable and more. To view these simply select Cremation Keepsakes from...
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Thank You One & All!

Thank You One & All!

04 Jan 18

Butterfields would like to thank everyone who once again so generously donated to our annual Charity Christmas Trees event held at both our Swinton and Kimberworth branches throughout December. Our...
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New Year Message

New Year Message

02 Jan 18

The end of one year and the beginning of another can be a difficult time when we are grieving; the new year can be yet another painful reminder that our loved ones will not experience this new chapter...
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Butterfields Memorial Masons Website

Butterfields Memorial Masons Website

19 Dec 17

We are delighted to launch our brand new Memorial Masons website. The dedicated link below has comprehensive information on the different types of memorials available whether they are for a local cemetery...
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Congratulations to Chris!

Congratulations to Chris!

04 Dec 17

Following 2 years of hard work and study we are pleased to announce that Christopher Reader-Viney, one of our funeral directors, has now gained his diploma in funeral directing. Chris attended Birmingham...
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2017  Charity Christmas Trees

2017 Charity Christmas Trees

30 Nov 17

Christmas is almost upon us again and our thoughts turn to those we love and more poignantly to those who won’t be here to share it with us. Each year throughout December, at both our Swinton and...
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Rotary Club Xmas Concert

Rotary Club Xmas Concert

30 Nov 17

Mexborough and District Rotary Club presents: A Musical & Choral Celebration of Christmas, at St. Margaret's Parish Church, Swinton on Friday 22nd December 2017 at 7.00pm, featuring Rockingham...
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Rotherham Funeral Costs

Rotherham Funeral Costs

20 Nov 17

Delivering the perfect service and ensuring that your Rotherham funeral is carried out precisely as planned is the most important thing to Butterfields. Secondary to this, we appreciate that the cost...
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A HUGE THANK YOU

A HUGE THANK YOU

03 Oct 17

All of us here at Butterfield’s would like to say a huge heartfelt THANK YOU to you all for coming along and supporting once again the Macmillan Coffee Morning on the 29th September 2017. Both of...
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Butterfields in-house Memorial Masons

Butterfields in-house Memorial Masons

25 Sep 17

Providing the complete funeral package is just what Butterfields aspires to do, and this includes the services of our very own Memorial Department. Based in Swinton, near Rotherham, our team of highly...
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Butterfields new Funeral Fleet arrives

Butterfields new Funeral Fleet arrives

13 Jul 17

The new fleet of funeral cars have arrived at Butterfields, Rotherham, this month and these consist of a Jaguar Hearse and 2 Jaguar Limousines. From our many years of experience, we understand how important...
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Improving customer experience

Improving customer experience

15 Jun 17

Here at Butterfields, we are always looking at ways to improve our customer experience and ensure we provide the most valuable funeral services within the Rotherham area. We are therefore, extremely proud...
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Choosing the right Funeral Coffin

Choosing the right Funeral Coffin

16 May 17

Here at Butterfields, Rotherham Funeral Directors since 1874, we understand how the thought of selecting a funeral coffin can be an extremely strange experience for most people. As with many things in...
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Pre-Paid Funeral Plans

Pre-Paid Funeral Plans

28 Mar 17

The thought of planning a funeral before you really need to can be a very strange and daunting experience. But it is true that funerals are becoming increasingly expensive by the year. Funeral costs have...
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Obituaries For Loved Ones

Obituaries For Loved Ones

21 Feb 17

At Butterfields Funeral Directors, Rotherham, we truly understand how painful it can be to lose a loved one. We also appreciate that even though we are here to help you every step of the way, planning...
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We are proud of our staff!

We are proud of our staff!

25 Jan 17

At Butterfields, we have a lovely workforce that is loyal and dedicated to doing a fantastic job. We have had a few staff changes recently so we thought it would be a wonderful opportunity to welcome some...
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A Big Thank You

A Big Thank You

03 Jan 17

Butterfields would like to thank everyone who so generously donated to our annual Charity Christmas Trees event held at both our Swinton and Kimberworth branches. Our chosen charity this year was...
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Christmas message

Christmas message

19 Dec 16

We understand how difficult Christmas can be for the bereaved; you have lost someone you love and are grieving while the rest of the world is busy making plans to spend this time with  friends and...
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2016 Charity Christmas Trees

2016 Charity Christmas Trees

05 Dec 16

We know that our loved ones are thought about all year round but, they are especially thought of at Christmas. Please come down and visit our annual Charity Christmas Tree Event where you can hang...
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Our Fleet of Funeral Cars

Our Fleet of Funeral Cars

28 Nov 16

Our Fleet of Funeral Cars We are particularly proud of our cars here at Butterfields Funeral Directors, Rotherham. Since the days of our horse-drawn carriages, we have had a reputation for high quality,...
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Butterfields Confidential Bereavement Support Service

Butterfields Confidential Bereavement Support Service

01 Nov 16

As one of Doncaster and Rotherham's busiest funeral directors we at Butterfields really do understand that the death of a loved one is likely to be one of the most distressing experiences anyone will...
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Butterfields Urns, Keepsakes and Jewellery

Butterfields Urns, Keepsakes and Jewellery

17 Oct 16

The death of a loved one can leave a void which is very hard to fill. With that in mind you may wish to keep your loved one's ashes in a beautiful urn to honour and cherish them forever. Here at Butterfields...
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How Butterfields Make Memorials

How Butterfields Make Memorials

03 Oct 16

We are very proud to have our very own Memorial Department at our Swinton premises. All our memorial staff are trained, examined and licensed by The National Association of Memorial Masons and we as a...
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Thanks to you ALL

Thanks to you ALL

30 Sep 16

Thank you to EVERYONE who attended our coffee mornings today at our Swinton & Kimberworth branches. It was lovely to see so many people turn out for a cause close to so many people's hearts. We...
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Macmillan Coffee Morning

Macmillan Coffee Morning

05 Sep 16

C T Butterfields will be holding the Macmillan’s "world’s biggest coffee morning" event at our Swinton and Kimberworth branches on Friday 30th September 2016, between 10am-12.30pm. There...
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Catering for Funeral Receptions

Catering for Funeral Receptions

18 Jul 16

With decades of experience in the funeral directors field we understand at Butterfields just how stressful it can be to organise a funeral for a dear loved one. We are here to help you organise the funeral...
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We’ve made some changes

We’ve made some changes

18 May 16

Butterfields are continuing to use the latest technology with responsive website design so that we can bring you up to date information and ensure that whatever you’re viewing it on, mobile, tablet...
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Many Thanks

Many Thanks

15 Jan 16

Butterfields would like to thank everyone who donated to our Charity Christmas Trees annual event held at both our Swinton and Kimberworth branches in December. Our chosen charity this year was #USforIwan...
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Charity Christmas Trees

Charity Christmas Trees

30 Nov 15

Remembering your Loved one’s this Christmas. We are holding our annual Charity Christmas Tree event at our Swinton and Kimberworth offices from the 1st December. Come and hang messages to your...
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Many Thanks!

Many Thanks!

28 Sep 15

Butterfields would like to say a big thank you to everyone who took part and came along to the MacMillan coffee morning on Friday 25th September 2015 at the Swinton and Kimberworth offices. It was a real...
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Macmillan Coffee Morning

Macmillan Coffee Morning

10 Sep 15

C T Butterfields will be holding the  Macmillan’s world’s biggest coffee morning event at our Swinton and Kimberworth branches on Friday 25th September 2015 between 10 am - 12 noon. There...
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Swinton Open Gardens

Swinton Open Gardens

17 Jun 15

Swinton Open Gardens has been a regular charitable event for a number of years and this year the event will take place on the 27th & 28th June 2015, from 11am - 5pm. A number of volunteers open up...
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Thank You

Thank You

30 Apr 15

C T Butterfields would like to thank the local Kimberworth community for supporting their Easter egg decorating competition for charity. £70 was raised for Blubell Wood Childrens Hospice, and then...
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Quote from Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice

Quote from Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice

12 Mar 15

“Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice is a special place filled with love and laughter. We help to create precious memories for our children with complex medical needs and life limiting conditions...
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Easter Egg Decorating for Charity

Easter Egg Decorating for Charity

05 Mar 15

We will be holding our very first Easter charity event this year at our Kimberworth office. Come and take part in our Easter egg decorating competition which is open to all ages. A celebration of...
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Important Announcement

Important Announcement

23 Jan 15

CT Butterfields and Sons Ltd wish to publish and confirm that they are not associated with the following websites or online traders: www.urns-coffins-caskets.co.uk www.urns-online.co.uk www.urnstore.co.uk We...
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Christmas Tree Donations

Christmas Tree Donations

21 Jan 15

Christmas 2014 was our third Charity Christmas tree event and we would like to extend our grateful thanks for all the generous donations received. The event takes place from 1st December each year, when...
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Celebrating 140 Years

Celebrating 140 Years

03 Dec 14

Butterfields are delighted to be celebrating 140 years of trading this year and to commemorate this remarkable achievement we have re-branded the business identity and launched this new website. We really...
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