We’re not suggesting burying your nearest anddearest under the lawn, there are laws against that. What we’re talking aboutis a minimalist funeral. Don’t waste money on having a funeral because that’swhat “we do”, what’s expected of us. Opt-out. Break with tradition and don’thave a hugely expensive funeral. It’s actually not as crazy an idea as itsounds and the whole non-funeral, funeral it’s becoming increasinglycommon. David Bowie, reportedly, didn’t have a funeral. Preferring,instead to go down the minimalist route. The average cost of a minimalistfuneral? £1,000.