Planting Day at Ōtukaikino Reserve

On Friday 15 September, 26 students and one teacher from Papanui High School’s Adult ESOL undertook planting at Ōtukaikino Reserve -The Living Memorial. Over 500 plants were put in and also mulch put around the plants.  The volunteers then did a walk around the reserve and were able to view growth on plants that many of […]

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Ōtukaikino Memorial Service 2017

As  friends  of  Lamb  & Hayward the Ōtukaikino Reserve belongs to you.  Situated in the north of Christchurch, by Chaney’s Corner, ‘The Living Memorial’ is a safe haven for wildlife, birds and native plantings, and a sanctuary for us; it’s nature’s reminder that life continues. You are welcome to bring your family and friends to […]

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Christmas to Remember 2016

One of the beliefs that underpin the Lamb & Hayward philosophy is that our relationship with client families doesn’t start and finish at the funeral service. We believe that by delivering ongoing support and giving back to the community, we create sustainable and meaningful relationships; and by doing so making our hometown of Christchurch a […]

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Every Life is Important

Every life is different and unique, and each life should be reflected in its own way. For thousands of years, communities have commemorated their dead with funeral rituals. It is a tradition that is found in every culture and society on earth. These ceremonies help communities to retain hope throughout a difficult time, while bringing […]

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