Buckingham Resources

We understand that having to cope with the practicalities following a death can be a daunting and stressful prospect. Below is some useful information for your local area, but do not hesitate to contact us if we can help in any way.

Key Contacts

Crematoriums & Cemeteries

  • Milton Keynes Crematorium
    Crown Hill, Milton Keynes, MK8 0AH
    Tel: 01908 568 112

  • Aylesbury Vale Crematorium
    Aylesbury, HF19 0FU
    Tel: 01296 468 300

  • Bierton
    Cane End Ln, Bierton, Aylesbury, HP22 5BH
    Tel: 01296 350 019

Local Churches & Celebrants

  • Buckingham Parish Church
    Castle Street, Buckingham, MK18 1BS
    Tel: 01280 830 220

  • St. Bernadines Roman Catholic Church
    Chandos Road, Buckingham, MK18 1AL
    Tel: 01280 813 105

  • The Salvation Army
    Moreton Road, Buckingham, MK18 1JZ
    Tel: 07832 999956

  • We have a selection of celebrants we match to our client’s needs.

Other Key Local Contacts

  • Only deaths occurring when Buckingham residents are in Milton Keynes University Hospital can be registered at the Milton Keynes Registry office.

    Aylesbury Registry Office
    Walton Street Offices, Walton Street, Aylesbury, HP20 1XF
    Tel: 01296 382 581

  • Milton Keynes Registry Office
    Milton Keynes Registrar, Civic Offices, 1 Saxon Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 3EJ
    Tel: 01908 372 101

  • HM Coroner - Buckinghamshire
    Tel: 01494 475 505

  • HM Coroner - Milton Keynes
    Tel: 01908 254 327

Catering, Flowers, & Venues

Local Caterers

  • Lucky Spoon Catering
    Unit 506, Milton Keynes Business Park, Linford Wood, Milton Keynes, MK14 6GD
    Tel: 01908 229 566

Local Florists

  • Howes The Florist
    64-65 Nelson Street, Buckingham, MK18 1BT
    Tel: 01280 813 335

  • Country Garden Florist
    102 High Street, Winslow, Buckingham, MK18 3DQ
    Tel: 01296 714 211

Wake Venues

  • The Grand Junction
    13 High Street, Buckingham, MK18 1NT
    Tel: 01280 731680

  • The Woolpack
    Well Street, Buckingham, MK18 1EP
    Tel: 01280 817 972

  • We can also provide details of refreshment venues near the various crematoria.

Taxis, Trains, & Hotels

Taxi Companies

  • Ash Cars
    Tel: 01280 824 888

  • R&R Taxi
    Tel: 01280 822 222

Train Stations

  • Depending on where you are travelling from, Buckingham is serviced by the following stations:

    • Milton Keynes

    • Bicester

    • Banbury

    • Bletchley

Local Hotels

  • Villiers Hotel
    3 Castle Street, Buckingham, MK18 1BS
    Tel: 01280 822 444

  • Travelodge Buckingham
    A413, Buckingham, MK18 1SH
    Tel: 0871 984 6087

  • Premier Inn Buckingham
    London Road, Buckingham, MK18 1SH
    Tel: 0871 527 8000

Parks, Gardens, & Attractions

Parks & Gardens

  • Bourton Park
    Buckingham, MK18 7AB

  • Chandos Park
    Buckingham, MK18 1AL


  • Stowe Landscape Gardens

Local Walks

  • Buckingham Circular Walk (Details)

  • Buckingham Railway Walk (Details)

Useful Information

Registering a death that happened in Buckingham

When you register the death, you will be asked for:

  • The medical certificate.
  • The deceased person’s medical card.
  • Any benefit books.
  • The deceased person’s marriage certificate, if there is a surviving spouse or civil partner.

You will also be asked for the following information about the deceased person:

  • First name, surname and any maiden name.
  • Date and place of death.
  • Last permanent address.
  • Date and place of birth (a copy of their birth certificate is helpful).
  • Occupation and name/occupation/date of birth of any surviving spouse or civil partner. Details of benefit being claimed, including State and private pension income.

The registrar will issue a death certificate. If the deceased person had financial dealings with a number of organisations including banks, building societies and insurance companies, you may find it useful to obtain additional copies. Many companies will require a certified copy of the death certificate when they are advised of the death.


If you’re struggling, you may find the following websites offer useful resources, advice and support groups for coping with grief and loss.