Decision details

Decision to install a new road gully within Leominster Cemetery to address drainage issues.

Decision Maker: Director of Economy and Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The bottom left-hand corner of the cemetery after prolonged periods of rain floods to the extent that it is now impacting on a number of existing graves causing distress. The Local Authorities Cemeteries Order 1977 places a responsibility on the Council for the maintenance of cemeteries.

Installation of this road gully will also enable continued use of this area of the cemetery, allowing the creation of a new children’s area.

Contact: Chris Jenner, Assistant Director for Technical Services Email: Tel: 01432261941.

Publication date: 28/07/2020

Date of decision: 24/07/2020

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