Please would you tell me:
The number of Public Health Funerals have been arranged by the council in the financial years 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/2013 and the most up-to-date data you have for 2013/14. Please break this down by year, so that it is possible to see how many were arranged in each financial year.
2. How much money the council spent on these Public Health funerals. Please break these figures down by financial year for 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/2013 and the most up-to-date data you have for 2013/14
Attached is the data that you require in soft copy spreadsheet format regarding the numbers of Public Health Funerals arranged by the Council per financial year. This information is also shown below.
Year No. of public Health Funerals Name of Deceased Month / year of interment
2010/11 1 Mr Brain David Bradley Mar-11
2011/12 0 None None
2012/13 0 None None
2013/14 1 Mr Peter Dance Nov-13
Regarding how much money the Council spent on these Public Health Funerals, unfortunately this information is not held by the Council at this time.
The information regarding Public Health Funerals, as from 1st January 2013 is now available on the Brentwood Borough Council website, which is up to date, and is up dated at the end of every month. You can access this information by going to www.brentwood.gov.uk and clicking on the ‘Open Data’ section; click ‘View more’. Here you can choose to either view or download the data. The information you are wishing to access is found under ‘General Information’ and then ‘Parish Burials/ Public Health Funerals’.