North Norfolk Funeral Services

Locally owned since 1895, we provide a personal, caring and professional service.
We are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Salthouse, north Norfolk

Latest COVID-19 information

We continue to offer a caring and professional service during this difficult time, and we are following closely the guidance of the National Association of Funeral Directors.

We can arrange a funeral now that is in line with government restrictions, and we can help you to plan a memorial service for a later date that will allow a fuller celebration of the lives of your loved ones.

Please note that in line with the latest Government guidance from 8th August 2020 visitors to funeral homes and places of worship will have to wear face coverings.

Our funeral homes:

National Association of Funeral DirectorsAll four of our funeral homes are run by qualified Funeral Directors and we are full members of the National Association of Funeral Directors. We are governed by their code of conduct and professional standards.

We are proud to provide a caring, personal and professional service.

Our Funeral Directors

Helen Wickes

Helen WickesHelen Wickes BSc, Dip FD NAFD – Funeral Director

Helen graduated from the University of East Anglia in 2005 with a degree in Biological Sciences.

She joined Blyth & Sons Ltd in 2010. Step-daughter to Mr Blyth, she is proud to be maintaining the family tradition of the company. In 2013 Helen gained her diploma in Funeral Directing. She oversees the running of Blyth & Sons Ltd in Sheringham and Lloyd Durham Funeral Services in Holt.

Guy Stratton

Guy StrattonGuy Stratton Dip FD NAFD – Funeral Director. Guy was born and raised in Salthouse on the North Norfolk Coast. He was educated at Kelling County Primary School and at Sheringham High School. On leaving school, he was employed as a trainee mechanic in Sheringham.

Guy joined Blyth & Sons Ltd in 1988 and in 1991 he gained the diploma in Funeral Directing. He oversees the running of  S. T. Suttons in Wells and Canler & Son in Fakenham.

“I am immensely proud to have served all of my adult working life at Blyth’s and hope to be able continue to provide a caring professional service until my own retirement.”

Blyth & Sons Limited

Blyth’s building firm was founded in 1895. The funeral division was formed in the 1940s. Tony Blyth was the third generation of his family to run the business and he ran it successfully for 40 years. His son and daughter, Mark Blyth and Nichola Rosser, joined him as co-directors in 2019. Sadly, Tony passed away in March 2020, and Nichola and Mark continue to oversee the running of the company.

Blyth & Sons Limited

In 1983 Blyth & Sons acquired Lloyd Durham’s of Holt, incorporating Canler & Sons of Fakenham and S. T. Suttons of Wells.

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