Dignity Funerals fails in planning court bid to knock out rival crematorium

Dignity Funerals, the UK’s largest publicly traded funeral firm, has failed in its latest bid to stop Huntingdon Town Council from building a new crematorium. Dignity has been fighting a long planning battle to build its own crematorium in the Huntingdon area, while also seeking to block one planned by the town council. Both schemes have been though various appeals and challenges since they were first mooted in 2017. And this isn’t the first time Dignity has used legal action to try to block a rival. Two years ago the firm fought a high court battle to stop King’s Lynn-based
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