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GREECE - KIRECHKOI-HORTAKOI MILITARY CEMETERY

24/01/2017

Major renovations are being undertaken at this site from 10 January 2017 until 31 March. During this time, headstones will be temporarily removed from the upper level of the cemetery and areas may be taped off to prevent access.

FRANCE - SUCRERIE MILITARY CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS

18/01/2017

Renovation works to the chapels at the entrance are ongoing and will last until April 2017. Access to the cemetery is possible via the service entrance where a temporary register box has been installed.

ITALY - ASSISI WAR CEMETERY

18/01/2017

Ongoing major works are being undertaken at this site as a new irrigation system is fitted. Completion has been delayed due to extreme winter conditions. Visitors are advised to take extra care and to take notice of warning signs and taped off areas. Parts of the cemetery may be inaccessible at various times.

ITALY - SANTERNO VALLEY WAR CEMETERY

18/01/2017

There are ongoing major works to replace the paving around the entrances to this site. Completion has been delayed due to extreme winter conditions. Visitors may have to use a temporary access point to gain entrance to the cemetery.

FRANCE - SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.1

14/10/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not park on verges or cut across the fields which are private land or block any of the tracks.

People can access this site without any problem and can park in front of this cemetery. They should be made aware, however, that problems occur when visiting the neighbouring sites leading up to Sheffield Park; ie Serre Road Cemetery No3, Queens Cemetery and Luke Copse British Cemetery.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and file a formal complaint:
• Contact the local police (Gendarmerie) at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel  +33 3 21 55 22 17
• e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr or
• Make a statement at your local police station and send a copy to the British Embassy, 35 rue du Faubourg St-Honoré, 75383 Paris Cedex 08
or via email  bds.commemorations@fco.gov.uk who will then forward it to the local authorities.

FRANCE - RAILWAY HOLLOW CEMETERY, HEBUTERNE

13/10/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not park on verges or cut across the fields which are private land or block any of the tracks.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and file a formal complaint:
• Contact the local police (Gendarmerie) at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel  +33 3 21 55 22 17
• e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr or
• Make a statement at your local police station and send a copy to the British Embassy, 35 rue du Faubourg St-Honoré, 75383 Paris Cedex 08
or via email  bds.commemorations@fco.gov.uk who will then forward it to the local authorities.

FRANCE - SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.3, PUISIEUX

13/10/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not park on verges or cut across the fields which are private land or block any of the tracks.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and file a formal complaint:
• Contact the local police (Gendarmerie) at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel  +33 3 21 55 22 17
• e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr or
• Make a statement at your local police station and send a copy to the British Embassy, 35 rue du Faubourg St-Honoré, 75383 Paris Cedex 08
or via email  bds.commemorations@fco.gov.uk who will then forward it to the local authorities.

 

FRANCE - LUKE COPSE BRITISH CEMETERY, PUISIEUX

13/10/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not park on verges or cut across the fields which are private land or block any of the tracks.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and file a formal complaint:
• Contact the local police (Gendarmerie) at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel  +33 3 21 55 22 17
• e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr or
• Make a statement at your local police station and send a copy to the British Embassy, 35 rue du Faubourg St-Honoré, 75383 Paris Cedex 08
or via email  bds.commemorations@fco.gov.uk who will then forward it to the local authorities.

QUEENS CEMETERY, PUISIEUX

13/10/2016

We have been informed that some visitors have experienced intimidating behaviour from a local resident when visiting this site. Please do not park on verges or cut across the fields which are private land or block any of the tracks.

Should you encounter any problems, we recommend you leave at once and file a formal complaint:
• Contact the local police (Gendarmerie) at Beaumetz-lès-Loges, tel  +33 3 21 55 22 17
• e-mail the town hall of Serre-les-Puisieux at ville.puisieux@wanadoo.fr or
• Make a statement at your local police station and send a copy to the British Embassy, 35 rue du Faubourg St-Honoré, 75383 Paris Cedex 08
or via email  bds.commemorations@fco.gov.uk who will then forward it to the local authorities.