Monthly Archives: January 2014

Our snowdrops are cheering everyone up again.

It’s such a lovely sight….the first snowdrops in the cemetery.  Here they are again this year, making all the effort of planting them worth while.  I hope those squirrels still have stomach ache from eating all of our several hundred … Continue reading

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Ivor Davies

FBEC are sad to hear of the death of Ivor Davies, who has been a member of FBEC since its inception. Ivor’s wife, Joan, died in 2008. She was Vice Chairman of the Birmingham & District Local History Association and … Continue reading

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Make a Wish Campaign

Final count for tokens in the Birmingham Mail Make a Wish Campaign was 4548!  Thank you to everyone who collected tokens and sent them in. All we need now is to be awarded a slice of the fund by the … Continue reading

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Veolia to the rescue

The Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery will be working on a project relating to an area of War Graves in Brandwood End Cemetery in 2014 and we are pleased to announce that Veolia have kindly awarded us a grant of … Continue reading

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