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FRANCE - NINTH AVENUE CEMETERY, HAISNES

26/03/2015

Essential work will be carried out on the Cross of Sacrifice; access will not be restricted to the public except during the delivery of the larger stone elements. The works starts 23rd March March and will last until May 2015.

BELGIUM - HILL 60, ZILLEBEKE

23/03/2015

The province of West-Flanders is currently carrying out major renovations works at this site. The works will involve improvements to pathways by the creation of raised wooden walkways. It is intended that these will make passage easier for visitors and will help protect the site from foot fall damage. In addition a new car park will be constructed and a viewing area will be created on the present parking area. Access to the site might be limited at times during the works for which we apologise. All works are due to be completed by the end of April 2015. Detailed information on the works is explained on a panel which is in position on site

FRANCE - DIEPPE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY

18/03/2015

Renovation work will take place at the cemetery from 19th March to the 30th April 2015. There will be no restriction to public access during this time

UNITED KINGDOM - PEMBROKE MILITARY CEMETERY

18/03/2015

Access to the cemetery has changed due to current road works. If you are travelling by car, the directions are as follows: 1) Vehicles coming from the direction of St Paul’s bay have no difficulties as the road going up to St Julian’s or St Andrews is closed and the only entry is through Triq Adrian Dingli where the cemetery is located. 2) Vehicles coming from the direction of St Julian’s or St Andrews cannot enter from the right hand side of Triq Adrian Dingli as the road for the time being (until the road works are finished) is one way. Keep on going down and turn right to enter from the old road entrance of the White rocks complex.

HAREFIELD (ST. MARY'S) CHURCHYARD

17/03/2015

Horticultural renovation will be taking place until mid-April 2015. Please use the church gate during this time, as there will be no access through the Commission plot until renovation work is completed. We apologise for any inconvenience this might cause visitors.

EDINBURGH (ROSEBANK) CEMETERY

06/03/2015

Renovation work will take place during March 2015. Public access may be limited at this time. We apologise for any inconvenience this might cause to visitors.

BERGEN (MOLLENDAL) CHURCH CEMETERY

16/02/2015

Major horticultural renovations are now underway at Bergen (Mollendal) Church Cemetery. Whilst visitors will be able to access the plot within the cemetery, the area will not be to the usual CWGC standard until the renovations are completed at the end of August. All the planting and soil from the borders will be removed and the area regularly sprayed with herbicide to eradicate ground elder and couch grass. Replacement turf will be laid in July and the borders replanted in late August. The work on the plot is being carried out on behalf of the CWGC by Gravplassmyndigheten i Bergen, the local cemetery authority, and we are extremely grateful for their assistance in this work.

CASSINO WAR CEMETERY

13/02/2015

The local authorities have temporarily removed the CWGC directional signs to the cemetery due to a major road restructuring project. A google map to the cemetery is available in the “Find a Cemetery” section of this webpage. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

LONE PINE CEMETERY, ANZAC

05/02/2015

Construction has commence to erect the grandstands and all the related infrastructure for Anzac day. Visitors will still be able to visit Lone Pine and all grave markers remain accessible but are advised to take care to avoid areas of construction.