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Latest Cemetery Information

FRANCE - RIBECOURT ROAD CEMETERY

23/06/2017

Visitors may experience difficulty accessing the cemetery due to damage to the entrance caused by an accident. The entrance has now been cleared of debris, but works to repair the damage will take a few weeks. Access is possible via the service ramp.

FRANCE - GUARDS' CEMETERY

23/06/2017

Public access to the shelter building at the cemetery has been closed off due to structural inspections of the roof and foundations. This will last for several weeks.

UK - COPLEY (ST. STEPHEN) CHURCHYARD

06/06/2017

We cannot gain access to the site due to the bridge being damaged following floods however, the bridge is under repair and should be completed end Aug 2017.

FRANCE - THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

26/05/2017

The Royal British Legion will be holding a service at the Thiepval Memorial on Saturday 1st July 2017 at 11am. The service is open to all but visitors must be aware that they need to arrive between 8.30am and 9.30am as security checks will be carried out before entering the site.

Visitors arriving by coach will be dropped off at the Memorial. Coach drivers will then park in the designated coach park. Visitors arriving by car will be directed to the designated car park where a shuttle bus service will take them to the Memorial. For safety reasons, visitors will not be allowed to walk to the Memorial from the car park.

INDIA - DUM DUM NEW CEMETERY

02/05/2017

Due to the construction of the metro through the top of the area, the cemetery is currently only accessible via a small footbridge.

ITALY - ORVIETO WAR CEMETERY

20/04/2017

Owing to the presence of a dangerously leaning tree on the adjoining property, access to the Cross of Sacrifice is unavailable until further notice.

BELGIUM - TYNE COT CEMETERY

03/04/2017

Tyne Cot Cemetery will be closed for rehearsals on:

  • Saturday, 29 July from 07:00 to 15:00
  • Sunday, 30 July from 07:00 to 14:00

and for the commemorative service taking place at 13:00 on

  • Monday, 31 July from 06:00 to 17:00