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Cremation Costs Rise

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10:11am 12th March 2012

Now even dying is getting more expensive in Cornwall.

The council is putting up the price of burials and cremations by hundreds of pounds.

County Hall says it is a tough decision but will mean less cost for council tax payers.

10:11am 12th March 2012

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