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 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

Sad farewell to Aaron, following his re-deployment

March 4, 2019

It is with great sadness today that we say goodbye to the Site Foreman at Brandwood End, who has been redeployed to Quinton Cemetery. Aaron has been a great support to the Friends in all their activities over the last 13 years and enabled us to carry out many projects… Read more

Storms bring two trees down

March 4, 2019

Two large trees have been damaged by last nights storm. One Beech has been completely uprooted and one of the pines has lost a large branch. By some miracle, despite the branches falling in grave areas, it would appear little or no damage occurred to headstones. Read more

More work on the chapels…

March 4, 2019

Great to see contractors working again on the chapels today. They are making sure the window boards are secure and ‘pigeon’ proof, and then giving them a new coat of paint! Read more

Great work at yesterdays Litter Pick.

March 3, 2019

Eight supporters joined together to take part in a very productive litter pick in the cemetery yesterday.  The ‘March’ litter pick always produces lots of wind blown litter and that proved to be the case this year with 20 bags being collected! Maybe it is the exceptional weather but everyone… Read more