Our History

Our History

Learn more about Iqbal Memorials

Iqbal Memorials is an family owned,  family run, local business based in the town centre of Blackburn, Lancashire. Founded in 1989 by Mr Rashid Nasir Iqbal, we offer memorial services for all cemeteries and can tailor the service to meet your individual needs. We have a team of highly trained professionals and our dedicated staff are always available in your time of need. 

Rashid is helped in the day to day running of the business by his wife Shahida Iqbal and daughter Raisa Iqbal, Zubair Iqbal ( manager) and Ali Iqbal ( stonemason, graduate of Stonemasonary from Weymouth College, Dorset).

All the work that we do is fixed by Ali and his highly trained staff. we make the memorials and engrave them on our premises. We fix the headstones and memorials ourselves. All Memorials are produced to a High Standard and Erected by Fixers on the Register of Qualified Memorial Fixers (RQMF), National Association of Memorial Masons (NAMM).

We have fixed headstones and memorials in Accrington, Great Harwood, Blackpool, Preston, Lancaster, Burnley, Nelson, Fence, Manchester, Oldham, Bury, Rochdale, Bolton,  Worsley, Tameside, Hyde, Chorley, Birkenhead, Liverpool, Nelson, Fence, Haslingden, Rawtenstall and of course Darwen and Blackburn.

We have a large memorial showroom with over 40 headstones and vases on display at our Blackburn Showroom at 19 St Peter Street Blackburn BB2 2HH 01254 695303.