The Eyes On, Hands On volunteer scheme gives the UK public a unique opportunity to join us in remembering the war dead who are buried in their local area. Starting in England in the South-West and East Anglia the scheme will then roll out the rest of Great Britain by the end of 2020.

Team Rubicon volunteers help maintain UK war graves

Members of Team Rubicon UK were among the latest people to join the Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s new volunteer scheme. The Eyes On, Hands On project seeks to build a nationwide army of people who can help CWGC to ensure the war dead buried in the UK are never forgotten.

Eyes on, Hands On - August Update

23 August 2019

The first volunteers have begun to help the Commonwealth War Graves Commission to maintain war graves in the UK as part of the Eyes On, Hands On project.

UK volunteers needed to help tend war graves

17 June, 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.