Camden funeral directors Leverton & Sons to star in BBC programme The One Show

From left to right: William Leverton, Clive Leverton, Andrew Leverton, Pippa Leverton, Henry Leverto

From left to right: William Leverton, Clive Leverton, Andrew Leverton, Pippa Leverton, Henry Leverton, Larry Lamb and Keith Leverton. - Credit: Archant

Three generations of a family business which has been based in Camden for more than 200 years have starred in a special television programme exploring their work.

The Leverton family will sit down tomorrow evening (Tuesday) to watch a special BBC feature about their funeral directors’ firm Leverton & Sons, based in Eversholt Street, Mornington Crescent.

It is part of a series of short reports about historic UK companies featured on The One Show, which airs on BBC One each weekday evening.

The feature exploring Leverton & Sons was filmed in November and is presented by actor Larry Lamb.

Leverton & Sons, which has branches across north London, is the Royal Family’s chosen funeral directors,


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The firm, founded in 1789, arranged the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales in 1997, as well as former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher last year.

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