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Latest Cemetery Information

UK - PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

16/08/2017

During the construction of the Poppies: Wave sculpture at Plymouth Naval Memorial access to a small number of panels on the memorial will be restricted.

UK - LIVERPOOL NAVAL MEMORIAL

07/08/2017

Maintenance work is being carried out at Liverpool Naval Memorial until 1 September. The area will be cordoned off to the general public, however the team onsite will be happy to let individuals in to the area with supervision to visit specific names.

 

TURKEY - HAIDAR PASHA CEMETERY

01/08/2017

On 27 July a violent storm hit Istanbul. Many trees in Haidar Pasha Cemetery were felled and others severely damaged. We have decided to close the cemetery until further notice in the interest of public safety.

FRANCE - DIEPPE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY, HAUTOT-SUR-MER

01/08/2017

Commemorations to mark the 75th Anniversary of the Dieppe Raid at Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery will restrict access to the cemetery on:

Friday 18 August from 20:00

Saturday 19 August from 05.00 to 17.00 (access to the cemetery for the commemoration is via a park-and-ride system at the hippodrome of Dieppe)

Sunday 20 August from 12:00 to 18.00.

GREECE - LAHANA MILITARY CEMETERY

01/08/2017

Access to this cemetery is restricted due to renovation works. The pedestal replacement works are expected to be complete by 20 September.

FRANCE - BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY

19/07/2017

Due to restoration works being carried out to the Chapel at this cemetery the built-in register box will not be accessible. A temporary register box has been installed near the entrance. The works will last until the end of the year.

BELGIUM - WYTSCHAETE MILITARY CEMETERY

17/07/2017

Road works are taking place in the Wijtschatestraat as from 7 August 2017 and will last until March 2018. At certain times during this period access to the cemetery will only be possible by foot via the cycle track. We advise to park your vehicle on the St. Medardusplein in the village and walk up to the cemetery which is about 500m away.

UK - RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL

17/07/2017

Work is being carried out to repair the roof of the Air Forces Memorial. It will involve closing the roof terrace and erecting scaffolding over the area known as the shrine, so that repairs to stonework and supports can take place. The roof’s asphalt waterproof lining will also be replaced. The work is expected to take at least eight weeks to complete.