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.

Events

 

From litter picks and planting trees, 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

New fencing completed.

January 23, 2021

Pleased to see that the new fencing to the rear of the lodge is completed and looking good. The idea was to avoid reinstalling larch lap panels, that the wind soon damages,  and deter people from walking through the lodge garden to the rear burial section- but maintain an open… Read more

Sunshine and snow in the cemetery today..

January 23, 2021

A beautiful sunny day in Brandwood End, made even more picturesque by an unexpected fall of snow. Far too many photographs to view here, so view more in our  Google Album. Read more

Sudden snowfall brings photo opportunities..

January 22, 2021

Such a shame we couldn’t take any photos in the cemetery tonight after the sudden snow storm but here is the next best thing! These few photos were taken, by a local resident, around the adjacent Brandwood Pool site. (Thank you Melany) Maybe we will get some more snow tomorrow… Read more

Just around the corner…..

January 19, 2021

I thought you might like to follow this link to some lovely February 2018 photographs. Not long to go! Spring is round the corner Read more

Public Grave Areas.

January 19, 2021

Just a brief reminder that the areas of grassland/lawn on both sides of the main drive are Public Grave Areas and therefore hold a large numbers of graves. You will note the ‘boulder signage’ carries plot numbers. Read more

January 2021

January 10, 2021

If we haven’t said it already, a Happy New Year to all our members and those that follow our web site.   The good news is that the lack of weed growth in the Winter has made the cemetery look really well groomed. The issues that we had with invasive… Read more