For All enquiries about Cemeteries in our Wards please contact the Cemeteries Secretary, Philomena Hearn , London House, The Square, Corwen, Denbighshire LL21 0DE.
PLEASE NOTE NO BURIALS OR INTERMENT of ASHES OR ERECTION OF HEADSTONES/MONUMENTS may take place without contacting the Clerk and applying for permission.
All the above rules must be kept for Corwen Town Council owned cemeteries.
CEMETERY COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Cllrs Chris Jones, Debbie Jones (committee Chairman) Lisa Davies and Edwin Jones.
Covid-19 Joint Guidance – The Association of Private Cemeteries and Crematoria, The Cremation Society of Great Britain, The Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities and the Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management have issued joint guidance relating to funerals during the Covid-19 outbreak. The joint guidance, which supplements guidance issued by representatives of the British funeral sector released on 18 March 2020 (see below), can be read here.
NAFD Covid-19 Risk Assessment – To assist with the risk based approach to funeral attendances, the NAFD have published guidance, which can be downloaded here.
Ministry of Justice – Exhumation Applications During the Covid-19 – The Ministry of Justice has asked for advice regarding applications for exhumations during the Covid-19 pandemic to be circulated. A copy can be found here.
The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has identified that to effectively manage a coronavirus outbreak in the UK, they need to introduce new fast-tracked legislation. This will provide them with the legal measures to be able to implement their phased response. Details of the proposed legislation, which will be heard in parliament on Thursday, can be seen here.
The latest guidance about the Coronavirus from the UK government can be found here.
Advice from Public Health Wales can be found here.
Everybody is advised to regularly check the government and NHS websites for the latest advice and guidance.
ICCM guidance on pandemic planning can be found here.
NAMM (National Association of Monumental Masons) COVID 19 advice for monumental masons and users of Monumental mason services. here
The National Association of Funeral Directors has published useful guidance on pandemic planning, which can be found here.
Supporting documents can be found here.
For Committee Minutes please see the tab with Agendas and Minutes
Memorial list for 1945 For Corwen2nd World War Memorial Names
Burial documentsMemorial Policy – Corwen Town Council Cemetery Rules
Corwen Town Council will not be increasing it’s burial fees during this time of crisis and the prices quoted here will be frozen for the duration of COVID 19Burial Fees from 01 Jan 2019