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Essential work to the Cross of Sacrifice

03/03/2015

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 3/4th of March and will last until Mid - April 2015.

TWELVE TREE COPSE CEMETERY

19/02/2015

Due to road works at Twelve Tree Copse, the access ramp has been removed and not yet replaced by the Turkish authority contractor. There is a ditch which needs to be crossed to gain access to the cemetery. Visitors are advised to take great care when crossing the ditch.

TWELVE TREE COPSE (NEW ZEALAND) MEMORIAL

19/02/2015

Due to road works at Twelve Tree Copse, the access ramp has been removed and not yet replaced by the Turkish authority contractor. There is a ditch which needs to be crossed to gain access to the cemetery. Visitors are advised to take great care when crossing the ditch.

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.

LONE PINE MEMORIAL

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.

ANZAC CEMETERY, SAILLY-SUR-LA-LYS

04/02/2015

Major lawn renovations are taking place within ANZAC Cemetery, Sailly-sur-la-Lys until the end of March 2015. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this might cause.

RUE-DU-BACQUEROT NO.1 MILITARY CEMETERY, LAVENTIE

04/02/2015

Major lawn renovations are taking place within Rue-du-Bacquerot no.1 Military Cemetery until the end of March 2015. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this might cause.