Tag Archives: fbec; brandwood end cemetery

Civilian Garden of Remembrance officially unveiled.

We all breathed a sigh of relief to see that the weather was dry this morning for the Friends to welcome over 20 people to the ‘official’ unveiling of our Civilian Garden of Remembrance. Our thanks to Councillor Eva Phillips … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Environment, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, photographs, Remembrance | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Sunny day for RHS visit

When we all got up to heavy rain this morning we wondered if the visit of the RHS Heart of England in Bloom judges to Brandwood End might be a wash out, but by lunch time the sun was shining … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Environment, Events, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Preparing for RHS visit !

As I am sure we have mentioned before, The Friends have been accepted as entrants into Heart of England in Bloom and will get a judges visit towards the end of this month. Whilst we are not able to affect … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Environment, Events, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Appeal for Community help!!

Great news…..FBEC have been accepted as entrants into the ‘RHS Heart of England in Bloom’ in the Cemetery category but we could do with some practical help before judging , towards the end of July, just to make sure we … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Environment, Events, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An area for rest and contemplation?

Look what we spotted in the Cemetery today!  A lovely bench, provided adjacent to the Diamond Woodland that was planted with the Friends to commemorate the Queens Diamond Jubilee. This area is also available for the burial of ashes, by … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Infirmation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Welcome to 2016

A belated 2016 welcome to all our followers,  from the Committee of The Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery. Who knows what 2016 will hold for the cemetery and all those that visit? The good news is that we appear to … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Environment, Events, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, News, The Chapels | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Final 2015 Litter Pick Completed!

We were a small select crew that set out on the final litter pick of the year- just 4 of us, but we managed to collect 12 bags of litter before rain stopped play! The cemetery itself is always kept … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Environment, Events, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, Infirmation | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

A new tree in Diamond Woodland

On Saturday the 12th of December you will find members of the committee of the Friends planting a tree in the Diamond Woodland area opposite to the Lodge to commemorate their 10th year as a Friends organisation. Saturdays get together … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Environment, Events, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, Infirmation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday at Brandwood End- 2015

Our thanks to everyone that supported this annual event organised by FBEC. This year close to 70 people turned out in windy and damp conditions to remember those that have given their lives in battle.           … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Events, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, News, photographs, Remembrance, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kings Heath History Group visit Brandwood End.

This photograph was taken on Saturday 20th June at the end of a most interesting and absorbing KH History Group summer field trip to Brandwood End Cemetery led by Pat Franklin (A member of FBEC) who generously gave her time … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Events, Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, News, Remembrance | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment