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A building for the incineration of the human dead.
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Last fall, Parsell Pet Crematorium completed a set of renovations to make the space more calm and comfortable for grieving pet owners, while delivering the best possible service during what is naturally a painful experience.
Mr Davies, who has had a previous application rejected by the council last October, has resubmitted an application to build a crematorium on Starkey Lane near Northop, just two miles from Memoria Ltd's proposed site.
The BBC investigation was launched in the wake of the scandal at Mortonhall Crematorium in Edinburgh, where staff buried the ashes of babies in secret for decades after telling their families there were no remains.
Some families burying loved ones at Durham County Council crematoriums will also have to pay out more.
There is no indication there is any need for another crematorium.
Although vandalism to gravestones is becoming an increasingly-common problem at city cemeteries, the break-ins at Yardley are believed to be the first at a crematorium.
Cllr Laurie Wright (Ind Wolston) and Cllr Dave Carter (Ind Clifton and Newton) want to stop bereaving families having to travel 20 miles to the nearest crematorium.
Mourners currently have to travel to either Blacon Crematorium in Chester, Pentrebychan Crematorium in Wrexham or Colwyn Bay.
He was also deemed to be too big for Scotland's biggest crematorium furnace in Dunfermline.
The questionnaire was sent out by the crematorium after Mr Brown's request for a change in policy.
It's also going to be more expensive for families living here to travel to other crematoriums.
Crematoria Management Ltd says it will slash the price of cremation for Vale residents and the surrounding areas by pounds 150 if they get the go-ahead to build the crematorium along the A48 in St Nicholas - the first that will serve the Vale.