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 and recording memorials, 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

Poppy Cross Project underway

October 23, 2021

Can we thank all our teams of volunteers, who give their time to help place over 350 poppy crosses on the graves of those buried or remembered in Brandwood End who lost their lives due to conflict. Sometimes finding those graves can be a challenge, but every one will receive… Read more

Remembrance Sunday Service

October 15, 2021

After having to cancel this annual event in 2020 we are pleased to say that it will be taking place in 2021 on Sunday 14th November at the Cross of Sacrifice- starting time 10.45am.  Everyone welcome. We hoped to be joined, as usual, by representatives of local organisations, Councillors and… Read more

Stinking Bishops and Shaggy Parasols.

October 13, 2021

You have to love all these names. Stinking Bishop – Weeping Widow – Fairy Ring – False Chanterelles – Stinking Dappling’s – Poison Pies – Earthy Powder cap – Puff Ball – Yellow Stainer –Shaggy Parasols – Brittle Stems – Little Bonnets – Red Cracking Bolete, I could go on… Read more

Becketts Farm Community Fund- supporting FBEC

October 13, 2021

We have been lucky enough to be selected to benefit from the Becketts Farm Community Fund. All you need to do, as an FBEC supporter, is to shop at Becketts Farm Shop and ask for a token to place in our tub !  There will be 3 local groups looking… Read more

Its an ill wind…..

October 6, 2021

Our chairman has been dying to wrestle this bramble out of the Rhododendron all year but is now glad she didn’t. I am sure the birds will thank her! Read more

Fungi event in Brandwood End.

October 5, 2021

Please follow this link to sign up for this free event. Fungi Walk – Brandwood End Cemetery Tickets, Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 10:30 | Eventbrite Read more