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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.

Rededication at Popielow Cemetery, Poland

Rededication at Popielow Cemetery, Poland

07/08/2014

On 21 August 2014, there will be a rededication service to mark the graves of Lance Corporal John Saunders and Trooper Henry Thomson MM at Popielow Cemetery, Poland.

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.

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.