Restoration, conservation and respectful enjoyment of Brandwood End Cemetery and Chapels

Our volunteers hard at work (and enjoying themselves!) 

We are a charity here to promote for the benefit of the local community and others, the restoration, conservation and respectful enjoyment of Brandwood End Cemetery and Chapels. That includes the monuments, buildings, records, green spaces, adjacent pool and allotments and overall environment.


From litter picks to helping hedgehogs, our events are always fun, friendly and suitable for most ages!

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Become a Friend!

Friends of Brandwood Cemetery is run purely by unpaid volunteers and we welcome your help!  Whether you have family laid to rest here, you are a concerned local resident or are interested in conservation, we need you!

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About the Cemetery

On 13 April 1899 George Tallis, Chairman of the Cemetery Committee, opened Brandwood End Cemetery.

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Can you spare a couple of hours?

Litter picks are a great way to get some fresh air!

Latest News

Scouts help with Litter collection.

September 12, 2019

We were very pleased to welcome members of the 96th Birmingham Scout Group, who helped with our September Litter Pick. They were joined by some of our usual supporters and it was great to see that we have some new ‘younger’ enthusiasts- or litter pickers in training! Generally the cemetery… Read more

Cabinet Member for Homes and Neighbourhoods visits Brandwood End

September 4, 2019

It’s taken 3 attempts by Councillor Sharon Thompson to meet with Bereavement Service staff and the Friends in Brandwood End to view the work on the Chapels and the drainage improvements, as her diary is always jam packed with pressing issues and meetings- but today she made it and I… Read more

Forward date for your diary

September 3, 2019

Sunday 13th October– a date for your diary to join Dean, the Park Ranger, on a Tree Walk around our beautiful cemetery. Find out more via this link. Brandwood tree walk 2019 (1) Read more

Drain work complete?

September 3, 2019

Major flood alleviation work on the Sunderton Road side of the cemetery seems to have been completed. Drain work has also been undertaken on the lowest point of the area to the rear of gardens on Broad Lane . Read more