How we’re achieving new high standards in funeral service

A little over 12 months ago, the Competition and Markets Authority ruled that all funeral directors in the UK would have to display certain information about pricing in their premises and on websites.  At H. Porter & Sons we are proud to comply with these requirements, which include the publication…

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Long-standing team members hang up their funeral jackets

While we recently welcomed three fantastic new team members, we also said a fond farewell to two of our longest serving colleagues, who retired this spring.  Between them Geoff (pictured right) and Martin have diligently served bereaved families with H. Porter & Sons for an incredible 55 years, witnessing many…

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Maria, Nick and Chad – welcome to the team

We’re delighted to announce the arrival of three new team members at H. Porter & Sons – all of whom are very experienced in funerals and caring for bereaved families.  Maria joins us as Manager and will play a key role in the day-to-day running of our funeral directors’ premises…

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A stunning new crematorium option for Stourbridge area families

We’re pleased to offer local families the choice of a fantastic new crematorium, courtesy of the renowned Westerleigh Group. Waseley Hills Crematorium and Memorial Garden, just off New Inns Lane near Clent, opened earlier this year and features a beautiful contemporary chapel capable of seating 105 mourners with additional standing…

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Help is at hand if you’re struggling with grief this Christmas

Christmas can be an incredibly difficult time if you’re coping with the loss of a loved one. Feelings of grief can be raw and painful whether you’re recently bereaved, or the Festive Season coincides with the anniversary of a special person’s death several years ago. This is because the Christmas…

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Fantastic opportunity: new funeral director position

H Porter & Sons, an independent family-owned funeral directors in Stourbridge, West Midlands, is pleased to offer a superb opportunity to the right candidate to join our friendly, compassionate team as a full-time funeral director. The successful applicant will also take on an on-call role.  The funeral director will be:…

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Job opportunity: part-time receptionist/administrator

** 𝗨𝗽𝗱𝗮𝘁𝗲: 𝗮𝗽𝗽𝗹𝗶𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝘁𝗵𝗶𝘀 𝗽𝗼𝘀𝘁 𝗵𝗮𝘃𝗲 𝗻𝗼𝘄 𝗰𝗹𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗱. 𝗧𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗸 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝘁𝗼 𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘆𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝘄𝗵𝗼 𝗮𝗽𝗽𝗹𝗶𝗲𝗱. ** If you’re a stickler for detail and like the idea of making a difference to people facing loss, then you might be interested in this brilliant opportunity to join our team in Stourbridge. We’re…

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Community Fund supports local young people

With young people experiencing some of the worst impacts of the pandemic, such as missed education and diminished work opportunities, the John Porter Community Fund has opted to support organisations dedicated to making life better for future generations in its latest round of donations. One of the worthy groups is…

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