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War graves in the UK: A unique approach to commemoration and care

War graves in the UK: A unique approach to commemoration and care

31/10/2014

In this article we look at why there are more than 300,000 Commonwealth war dead commemorated in the United Kingdom, who looks after them and how and why our approach is different to anywhere else in the CWGC.

CWGC cemetery caught in Gaza conflict

CWGC cemetery caught in Gaza conflict

06/08/2014

During the ongoing conflict in Gaza, the CWGC cemetery, in the centre of Gaza City, has received some limited damage. We can confirm that fortunately, none of our colleagues have been injured in the fighting.

#LestWeForget

#LestWeForget

25/07/2014

To commemorate the Centenary of the First World War, we're embarking on a social media project to encourage our supporters, visitors and staff to create a photographic record of remembrance.

We will remember them

We will remember them

24/07/2014

UK Culture Secretary Sajid Javid visited the CWGC St. Symphorien Military Cemetery in Belgium ahead of the commemorative events on 4th August.

Enquiries  response times

Enquiries response times

26/06/2014

The CWGC is currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries which have lengthened our response time. We would like to apologise for any inconvenience and assure enquirers that we will respond to all enquiries as soon as possible.

CWGC Prepares for the Tour de France

CWGC Prepares for the Tour de France

25/06/2014

The route of the 2014 Tour de France will lead past many CWGC cemeteries and memorials in order to pay tribute to the fallen of the First World War.