Author Archives: Sarah Courbet

New Year? New Resolution?

Not yet a Friend of Brandwood End Cemetery?  We really do need you!  Why not join the Friends, and even if you can’t get to help us out physically your membership fees really do help us make the Cemetery a … Continue reading

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Grave Walk at St Nicolas, Kings Norton – 9th November

Grave Walk with Steve Wright on Saturday November 9th On the day before Remembrance Sunday why not join the Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery as we explore the history of St Nicolas’ Graveyard in Kings Norton? Meet 11am at the … Continue reading

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We need your support – and it won’t cost much (possibly just a stamp!)

The Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, like many other groups in Birmingham, have been short listed as an organisation to receive a share of £25,000 from the Birmingham Post and Mail 2013 WISH Campaign. To get our hands on our share … Continue reading

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We need your help!

The Friends carry out litter picks through the year and we really need volunteers to help to keep the Cemetery tidy for family and visitors.  You don’t have to be a member just willing to help out for 90 minutes. … Continue reading

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New Event: Bat Walk through Brandwood End Cemetery, 19th September

Many people enjoyed the bat walk that was led locally by Brum Bats in 2011. They attempted the event in 2012 only to have it rained off, like so many others last year.   Brum Bats and the Ranger Service … Continue reading

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Is your membership up to date?

Following the resignation of my mother Anne Courbet both as Chairman and Membership Secretary I am delighted to have taken on the role of Membership Secretary.  Jane Edwards, a long standing Committee Member and Secretary, is our new Chairman and … Continue reading

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Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery – come and meet us at our AGM

Our Annual General Meeting will take place on Thursday 11th April 2013 starting at 7.30pm prompt at The Brandwood Centre – you are most welcome to come and join us.  Come and meet the committee; find out what we have … Continue reading

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Christmas is a-coming… and you can help us when shopping on Amazon

The Friends get a small percentage of your shopping spend when you buy from Amazon.com IF you use our link (our charity number is embedded in the code).  It costs you nothing – we get a fee for advertising their site … Continue reading

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Can you help keep our Cemetery clean and tidy? Yes you can, in just 90 minutes!

LITTER PICK:  SATURDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER 2013 The Friends carry out four litter picks each year and we really need your help to keep the Cemetery tidy for family and visitors.  You don’t have to be a member just willing to … Continue reading

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Can you give just 90 minutes to help keep the Cemetery tidy?

LITTER PICK:  SUNDAY 2ND JUNE 2013 The Friends carry out four litter picks each year and we really need your help to keep the Cemetery tidy for family and visitors.  You don’t have to be a member just willing to … Continue reading

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