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Deaths, Funerals and Burials

21st September 2021 -  Latest Update regarding burial fees:

It has been agreed to continue using our current fees for burials and memorials until further notice.

The Government have issued guidelines stating up to 30 people can attend a graveside burial whilst maintaining  the social distance required of two metres apart. Please also note that if you are in self isolation because someone in your household is ill you may attend the burial if you do not have symptoms yourself, however, if you do have the Coronavirus (Covid 19), you will not able to attend the burial.

During the current Coronavirus (Covid 19) situation, Magdalen Hill Cemetery is continuing to open as usual for visitors to the Cemetery. For our opening hours please see below.

Important Notice: Due to the Coronavirus (Covid 19), we are unable to receive any post or cheque payments for funerals. 

All Funeral Directors, please email all interment forms and burial/cremation certificates to the same email above and when you arrive at the Cemetery, place the originals in the post box at the Lodge. Payments are only BACS or credit cards, if you do not have an account with us.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused, but hope you understand due to the current situation.

Please note: All Public Health Funeral enquiries should be directed to, with all other Burial enquiries to, or call 01962 848281 or 01962 848316.


For further information or any query regarding burials, please contact
Cemeteries Department on 01962 848316 Monday to Friday or Email

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