|On a warm, sunny day in May, the Caring for God’s Acre (CfGA) team visited Crumpsall Jewish cemetery to film the Director of Jewish Heritage, Dr Sharman Kadish talking about Jewish cemeteries for the film ‘The Beautiful Burial Ground’.
For clergy, wardens and others who "Love Their Churchards".
Saturday 11th February 2017 10.00 am - 3.30 pm Blymhill Village Hall TF11 8LJ
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13th February 2017
This project aims to put burial grounds literally on the heritage map by creating a bespoke database and interactive map where individual burial sites can be mapped, linking records on the plants and animals to a particular site, easily accessed by all.Read more...
Caring for God’s Acre’s Churchyard Task Team constructed a hibernaculum in the churchyard of All Saints, Norbury, Shropshire. It will be used by toads, frogs and newts to hibernate in.
Follow its construction click HERE
No-one knows just how many trees the Church of England has on its land. It has some 10,000 churchyards, and many often provide the only, ‘green lung’ within a community and rare habitats for a wide range of biodiversity.Read more...