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Claire Austin Business Woman of the Year

October 14th, 2013    Author:

The team at Austins were delighted to be shortlisted as finalists in Small Business category at the Business Excellence Awards which were held at Shendish Manor at the end of September 2013.  Claire scooped the award for ‘Business Woman of the Year’ and is pictured here  receiving her award with Michael Portillo, Jackie Withey (Co-Chair of BEA) and Julie Gingell (Co-Chair of BEA).

New Branch in Hitchin and New Range of Floral Tributes

October 9th, 2013    Author:

Daizy Florists, based in St Paul’s Warden, have designed a stunning range  of floral tributes exclusive to Austin’s Funeral Service. The launch coincides with the opening of Austin’s new funeral arrangement office in Hermitage Road, Hitchin. A selection of the pieces available are on show in the new display area at the funeral office. This bespoke range is available to order through Austin’s of Hitchin or direct with Daizy.