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FRANCE - DELVILLE WOOD CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL

15/06/2016

Due to the building of the commemorative event at the South African Memorial, Delville Wood, on 12 July, the parking of the museum will be closed as from 6 July. Visitors to Delville Wood Cemetery who usually park here will therefore not be able to do so from 6 July to 14 July and will have to park in the village instead. Access to the cemetery will not be possible as from 11 July pm to late on 12 July.

FRANCE - THE SOUTH AFRICA (DELVILLE WOOD) NATIONAL MEMORIAL

15/06/2016

Due to the building of the commemorative event at the South African Memorial, Delville Wood, on 12 July, the parking of the museum will be closed as from 6 July. Visitors to Delville Wood Cemetery who usually park here will therefore not be able to do so from 6 July to 14 July and will have to park in the village instead. Access to the cemetery will not be possible as from 11 July pm to late on 12 July.

FRANCE - THE SOUTH AFRICAN DELVILLE WOOD COMMEMORATIVE MUSEUM

15/06/2016

Due to the building of the commemorative event at the South African Memorial, Delville Wood, on 12 July, the parking of the museum will be closed as from 6 July. Visitors to Delville Wood Cemetery who usually park here will therefore not be able to do so from 6 July to 14 July and will have to park in the village instead. Access to the cemetery will not be possible as from 11 July pm to late on 12 July.

FRANCE - FLATIRON COPSE CEMETERY, MAMETZ

15/06/2016

Due to the Welsh national event at the 38th Welsh Division Memorial in Mametz (dragon) on 7 July, Flatiron Copse Cemetery will be inaccessible from early in the morning until until 16:00  on that day for security reasons.

ITALY - BOLSENA WAR CEMETERY

10/06/2016

Visitors are advised that owing to a problem with our water source, the cemetery is very dry and brown at the moment and is likely to be so until the irrigation issues are resolved.

FRANCE - FROMELLES (PHEASANT WOOD) MILITARY CEMETERY

09/06/2016

An Australian Government event is planned for 19 July 2016 to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battles of Fromelles. The commemorations will be held at Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery. The cemetery will be closed for public use on this date.

If you wish to find out more about the event, please click here.

FRANCE - VC CORNER AUSTRALIAN CEMETERY AND MEMORIAL

09/06/2016

An Australian Government event is planned for 19 July 2016 to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battles of Fromelles. The commemorations will be held at VC Corner Australian Cemetery and Memorial. The cemetery will be closed for public use on this date.

If you wish to find out more about the event, please click here.

UK - LOWESTOFT NAVAL MEMORIAL

09/06/2016

Due to ongoing works to replace the bronze panels on the memorial, there is no public access to the memorial until further notice as a safety precaution.