Up until and including December 23, the South Tyneside Crematorium will be open as normal.
But on Christmas Eve it opens from 9am to 3pm. On Christmas Day, Boxing Day and on Bank Holiday Tuesday, opening is from 11am to 3pm.
On December 28 and 29 opening is 9am to 4pm, and on Friday and Sat, 9am to 3pm.
Opening on January 1 and 2 is from 11am to 3pm. Opening returns to normal from January 3.