Barwell Parish Council

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Tags: Cemetery

KIRKBY ROAD CEMETERY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

Barwell Parish Council have had to make a difficult decision in accordance with the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020 to close Kirkby Road Cemetery to the public. We are constantly monitoring the Government Guidelines and should the restrictions be relaxed after the Lockdown review due on the 16th April 2020 the Cemetery will be re-opened. We appreciate this may... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 08:44 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Cemetery, Community

BARWELL CEMETERY

In line with Government Guidelines it has become necessary to keep the main gates of Barwell Cemetery locked. Access via the side gate will still be available. Barwell Parish Council apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 09:53 by Denise Deighton

Tags: Cemetery

CHRISTMAS WREATHS & TRIBUTES REMOVAL

CHRISTMAS WREATHS & TRIBUTES REMOVAL

Please note all Christmas Wreathes & Tributes will be removed on the 31st January 2020

Posted: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 09:41 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Cemetery, Christmas

New Gantry Purchased for use in the Cemetery

New Gantry Purchased for use in the Cemetery

A new Gantry Crane has been purchased primarily for use at the Cemetery to lay down or part bury any unstable or broken headstones that may be causing concern to Council staff and visitors to the cemetery.

All authorities' who are responsible for the maintenance of a Cemetery have a duty of care and must carry out memorial safety inspections which involve laying flat or partially burying all unsafe... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:33 by Deputy Clerk

Tags: Cemetery, Community