Easing of Restrictions in England from 12th April

From 12th April (Step 2 of the Government’s easing of lockdown restrictions) the number of people who can attend a wake or a funeral related event such as the burial or scattering of ashes in England will increase from 6 to 15. The number of people who can attend a funeral will remain at 30. Further changes may apply after 17th May (Step 3), and these will be confirmed in due course. Revised Government Guidance for Arranging or Attending a Funeral During the Coronavirus Pandemic can be found here.