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FRIENDS OF

WOMBWELL CEMETERY

Registered Charity Number: 1156569

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Photographs by Adrian Ashworth & Andy Hodgkinson

150th Anniversary of Wombwell Cemetery

Opening Times

OCT - MARCH: 08:00 - 17:30
APRIL - SEPT: 08:00 - 21:00
PEACE GARDEN: 08:00 - 16:00

The cemetery is open all year including Christmas and the New Year.

COVID-19 UPDATE

The Friends of Wombwell Cemetery are now volunteering, but maintaining social distancing guidelines. 
Therefore, the volunteers will only meet on dry days, with the Community Hub remaining closed to the public at this time.

ABOUT US

The Friends are a voluntary organisation who aim to make Wombwell Cemetery a cleaner, greener, safer place for the community.

SERVICES
Graves in the cemetery
GRAVE FINDING

The Friends have a database of everybody who has been buried or cremated in Wombwell Cemetery. If you think your loved one was laid to rest here, get in touch!

Cemetery Tour Map
GUIDED TOURS

There are a lot of interesting graves, people, and stories here. Manchester United's Mark Jones, the story of the fallen angel, cricketer Roy Kilner...

Discover more on a guided tour!

Cyril's Treehouse!
CEMETREE TRAIL

Click Cyril's treehouse to go inside! He'll need a special password though, only found in our CemeTree Trail leaflet! Pick one up from the Hub on a Wednesday morning or get in touch!

"Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless."

Sherry Anderson