Family Business of The Year 2019


Family Business of The Year 2019

A.R.Adams have been shortlisted for the family business united, family business of the year 2019.  The awards ceremony will take place in June 2019.

As well as Family Business of The Year, A.R.Adams has also been put forward for The People’s Choice Award.  Votes for this award come directly from members of the public.  Anyone wishing to cast their vote for A.R.Adams can do so here.

We shared news of our nomination on Facebook and have been overwhelmed with the support.  Thank you to all who have voted, liked and commented.  Your kind words and support means a lot to everyone here.

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  • Without hesitation recommended AR Adams. They are exceptional. From our very first visit we knew we were in good hands. AR Adams are shining example of a company that knows how things should be done.
    Gillian Purdon10th January 2015
  • The Thorpe Bay office provided us with the most exceptional care and kindness when my Mum left us. I am more than grateful and have already recommended the services of this excellent company.
    Elalne3rd April 2016
  • Words can't say how much they cared for my dad, myself and my brother when we suddenly lost our Mum. Nothing was too much and they went above and beyond and helped us go through the arrangements. Thank you.
    Christine Jemal14th May 2016
  • We used these when our dear friend Bill passed away a few years ago , they arranged everything we wanted , horse drawn hearse carriage was amazing . Staff very respectful and all went smoothly.
    Melanie Wood6th September 2016
  • My grandad passed away in April and we used Adams and the service was fab I work in care and I always recommend this company couldn't of asked for anything better and nothing was to much to ask.
    Michelle Marie Stimpson6th September 2015
  • Our father could not have had more care, nor a better ‘send-off’. Adams, Rayleigh, were super in every sense of the word. I highly recommend them.
    Janette Brindle25th February 2018
  • A.R. Adams could not have done anything more. Not only in the way they cared for the family but also how they accommodated all of our requests on every occasion we’ve had to use them. Nothing is to much trouble.
    Antony Hesford-Duckworth11th July 2017
  • Very professional and respectful. Everything went according to the order of service, and we could not have been happier. Would recommend them highly.
    Gillian and Stephen Turner3rd September 2018
  • I cannot express enough how caring and helpful Adams are in a very stressful time. They handle everything with in professional manner with the right amount of empathy to make you comfortable. This is a family run business that gives a service that is lost in large organisations and I thoroughly recommend them.
    John Martin16th August 2018


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If someone has died and you require our assistance, please contact us on our
24-hour telephone numbers 01268 743102 or 01702 586383.