Explaining Ash Cash

Beats coffins with fingernail scratches on the inside of the top lid.

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  1. Once the undertaker has collected the body he will
    leave a cheque for you with patient affairs to cover the cost of your time. This is colloquially
    known as ‘ash cash’. The amount varies from region to region, but is usually
    approximately £45–55. In some trusts a percentage is skimmed off, which goes
    directly into the mess fund or, on rare occasions, all ash cash goes directly to the mess
    fund (hard luck – I hope you get some good parties!

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