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

Chapels get spruced up!!

May 18, 2019

If you happen to visit the cemetery this week, you will spot the major change in the appearance of the area around the chapel buildings! Following the recent re-roofing of one chapel, the Friends have been pressing for a general clearance of shrubbery etc. Was it our nagging that encouraged… Read more

Heritage Forum

May 4, 2019

The Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery send representatives along to Birmingham Heritage Forum as it gives us the opportunity to learn about the activities of other members- all of whom have links to heritage buildings or collections. This link will take you to a ‘flip book’ version of their brochure… Read more

Tree update…..

May 2, 2019

Those of you that are ‘ECO’ friendly will be pleased to hear that the Tree Officer thinks it may be possible to leave about 12 feet of trunk standing to allow the extensive insect life within the gash area of the tree to continue using it as habitat. When I… Read more

Flood alleviation work continues.

May 2, 2019

Noticed today that work is still continuing to try and deal with the issue of flooding at the Sunderton Road end of the cemetery. Lots of pipes, gravel and trenches in evidence. Read more