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Obituary report - download a form

Condolences on your loss.

We provide a FREE service for families to notify friends and family of the person's death.

Click on the 'Related file' on the right of this page to download the form, then complete it and return it to the following address:

Obituary report
Accrington Observer
1 Scott Place,
M3 3RN

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