For those who can’t pass on their condolences in person, webcast funerals are proving increasingly popular. But could they detract from the grieving process?
There aren’t many aspects of life that don’t have an online alternative – and these days that includes death.
An increasing number of funerals in the UK are now live streamed for the benefit of far-flung mourners. Anyone unable to make it to the crematorium on the day can simply log in and watch from home, or from anywhere with an internet connection.