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UK - TOWER HILL MEMORIAL

22/11/2016

Sections of the World War Two Sunken Garden at the Tower Hill Memorial will be closed from November 22nd until mid-February for maintenance work. Access will be restricted at times and visitors are asked to follow signposted routes.

ITALY - SANTERNO VALLEY WAR CEMETERY

04/11/2016

From 7 November until 31 December, there are major works to replace the paving around the entrances to this site. Visitors may have to use a temporary access point to gain entrance to the cemetery.

ITALY - ASSISI WAR CEMETERY

03/11/2016

From 3 November until 22 December, major works are being undertaken at this site as a new irrigation system is fitted. Visitors are advised to take extra care and to take notice of warning signs and taped off areas. Parts of the cemetery may be inaccessible at various times.

ITALY - BOSCON BRITISH CEMETERY

02/11/2016

Please note that due to renovation work, the area around the Cross of Sacrifice may be inaccessible to the public until 18 November.

ITALY - MAGNABOSCHI BRITISH CEMETERY

02/11/2016

Please note that due to renovation work, the area around the Cross of Sacrifice may be inaccessible to the public until 18 November.

ITALY - GRANEZZA BRITISH CEMETERY

02/11/2016

Please note that due to renovation work, the area around the Cross of Sacrifice may be inaccessible to the public until 18 November.

ITALY - BARENTHAL MILITARY CEMETERY

02/11/2016

Please note that due to renovation work, the area around the Cross of Sacrifice may be inaccessible to the public until 18 November.

THIEPVAL ANGLO-FRENCH CEMETERY

24/10/2016

There will be no public access to the memorial on Friday 18th November between 09:00 and 16:00 due to a private event. We apologise for any inconvenience.

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

21/10/2016

There will be no public access to the memorial on Friday 18th November between 09:00 and 16:00 due to a private event. We apologise for any inconvenience.

FRANCE - SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.1

14/10/2016

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

People can access this site without any problem and can park in front of this cemetery. They should be made aware, however, that problems occur when visiting the neighbouring sites leading up to Sheffield Park; ie Serre Road Cemetery No3, Queens Cemetery and Luke Copse British Cemetery.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and file a formal complaint:
• Contact the local police (Gendarmerie) at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel  +33 3 21 55 22 17
• e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr or
• Make a statement at your local police station and send a copy to the British Embassy, 35 rue du Faubourg St-Honoré, 75383 Paris Cedex 08
or via email  bds.commemorations@fco.gov.uk who will then forward it to the local authorities.