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FRANCE - RAILWAY HOLLOW CEMETERY, HEBUTERNE

30/09/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not attempt to access the site by vehicle and do not park on verges which are private land or block any of the tracks. Please follow the tracks and pathways only and do not cut across the fields.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and contact the local authorities to file a formal complaint. Contact the local police at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel  +33 3 21 55 22 17 or e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr

FRANCE - SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.3, PUISIEUX

30/09/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not attempt to access the site by vehicle and do not park on verges which are private land or block any of the tracks. Please follow the tracks and pathways only and do not cut across the fields.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and contact the local authorities to file a formal complaint. Contact the local police at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel +33 3 21 55 22 17 or e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr

FRANCE - SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.1

30/09/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not attempt to access the site by vehicle and do not park on verges which are private land or block any of the tracks. Please follow the tracks and pathways only and do not cut across the fields.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and contact the local authorities to file a formal complaint. Contact the local police at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel +33 3 21 55 22 17 or e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr

FRANCE - LUKE COPSE BRITISH CEMETERY, PUISIEUX

30/09/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not attempt to access the site by vehicle and do not park on verges which are private land or block any of the tracks. Please follow the tracks and pathways only and do not cut across the fields.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and contact the local authorities to file a formal complaint. Contact the local police at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel +33 3 21 55 22 17 or e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr

QUEENS CEMETERY, PUISIEUX

30/09/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not attempt to access the site by vehicle and do not park on verges which are private land or block any of the tracks. Please follow the tracks and pathways only and do not cut across the fields.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and contact the local authorities to file a formal complaint. Contact the local police at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel +33 3 21 55 22 17 or e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr

BELGIUM - ESSEX FARM CEMETERY

26/09/2016

Due to works to the cycle track, parking will not be possible in front of this cemetery during the week of 3 October.

DELHI WAR CEMETERY

21/09/2016

Work on a new roof for the Delhi Memorial (entrance building) will begin on 26 September and will last for approximately 9 weeks. Whilst the work is ongoing the Memorial will be scaffolded and there will be no public access to the Memorial. During this work access to the cemetery will be via the disabled entrance.

FRANCE - VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL

06/09/2016

March 2016 - Work on the new Sir John Monash Centre, to be located at the Australian National Memorial site near Villers-Bretonneux in France, commenced in January 2016 and will continue through to the official opening in April 2018. During this period, there may be short periods of disruption to visitors at the site and adjacent Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Villers-Bretonneux Military cemetery.

As part of the works we have just been informed that as from Monday, 16 May for at least 6 months the car park will be closed at this site. Visitors will be directed to use the temporary car park on the other side of the Australian National Memorial. Disabled car park facilities will also be provided at weekends and outside working hours when the CWGC service entrance is closed. To add, the bus turning area on the south side of the site will remain accessible throughout the works.


 

Contract works to install the new paving at the Memorial will commence from 9 August - 20 October.

While safety zones will be established, visitors will still have full access to the Memorial.

GREECE - STRUMA MILITARY CEMETERY

31/08/2016

Major renovation works are being carried out on site from Monday 22 August through to 22 November. During this time specialist equipment and machinery will be in regular use as pedestals and plaques are replaced. Visitors will need to take extra care when on site and be aware that some pedestals/plaques may not be in situ.