War Graves Walk and Talk at Harrogate (Stonefall Cemetery)

08 June 2019 , 11:00, 13:00 or 15:00

Join us on Saturday 8th June to learn about the work of the CWGC and the stories of some of those buried at Stonefall.

Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

With over 1000 Commonwealth War Graves, Stonefall Cemetery is one of the largest CWGC sites in the North of England. Nearly all the casualties are airmen from the Second World War, with over two-thirds belonging to the Canadian forces. 

On Saturday 8th June the CWGC will be running tours of the cemetery and sharing some stories of those commemorated at this site. We will be welcoming members of the public to three separate tours throughout the day - one beginning at 11:00am, another at 1:00pm and a third at 3:00pm.

Please click on the links below to register your interest and pre-order your free tickets:

11:00 - 12:00 tour

13:00 - 14:00 tour

15:00 - 16:00 tour

Latest News

17 June 2019

Burial in July 2019

The following burial service is due to be held at a CWGC cemetery in July 2019.

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has today (Monday 17 June) launched a call for UK volunteers to help it continue to remember the war dead on home soil in its brand-new volunteering scheme – Eyes On, Hands On.

An appeal for relatives is a search to locate the next of kin for soldiers who fell in war. Could you be connected to these Soldiers?