High street shoppers will soon have the chance to eat cake, drink tea and talk about death.

GreenAcres Woodland Burials (GWB), a company offering plots in Kiln Road, Epping,  has today announced it is opening a shop in High Street, Epping.

GWB said it will offer information about its services and provde a cafe, where customers will have the opportunity to plan their own funeral and join a discussion group on the subject of death.

The shop is due to open on June 6.