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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.

Re-bronzing under way at the Menin Gate

Re-bronzing under way at the Menin Gate

06/06/2012

Hanging scaffolds have been constructed at the Menin Gate in Ieper to allow our staff to clean and re-bronze the three large rings in the roof.

German General at Brunssum War Cemetery

German General at Brunssum War Cemetery

31/05/2012

General Wolf Langheld of the Allied Joint Force Command has said he was overwhelmed by the number of local people attending a memorial service at the Brunssum War Cemetery on May 4th.

The Strange Case of the Motor Racing Secret Agent

The Strange Case of the Motor Racing Secret Agent

24/05/2012

Sky Sports have been filming at Brookwood Military Cemetery – the largest Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery in the United Kingdom – to cover the story of British secret agent who was the first winner of the Monaco Grand Prix.