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Memorial fees

All charges include VAT where applicable and all memorials are subject to availability.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates

We are processing memorial plaques again. Our suppliers are still catching up on orders and may take longer than usual. Memorial leases do not start until the plaque is displayed within the grounds.

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Book of remembrance (includes 1 swipe card)

Service offered Price

2 Line Entry

£71

5 Line Entry

£142

8 Line Entry

£185

5 Line Entry with motif

£203

8 Line Entry with motif

£235

Additional screens of text, motif, pictures etc. for digital book of remembrance (per screen)

£57

Additional swipe card for digital book of remembrance (existing entries)

£19

 

Book of remembrance for babies (includes 1 swipe card)

Service offered Price

Charge per line

£17

Charge for motif

£65

Additional screens of text, motif, pictures etc., for digital book of remembrance (per screen)

£50

Additional swipe card for digital book of remembrance (existing entries)

£19

Miniature books (existing books only)

Service offered Price

Each additional line

£24

All crests/motifs

£65

Postage and packaging of books - studio returns

£11

Memorial garden plaques: Chapel of Meditation and Rose Bed Gardens

Service offered Price

5 year lease – New and renewal Perspex Garden plaque

£133

Replacement or alteration to existing Perspex Garden plaque including additional name

£85

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing Granite Garden plaque used

£150

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing Granite Garden plaque used

£220

Granite books: entrance to Glade 16 and 41

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new granite book plaque

£170

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing granite book plaque used without refurbishment

£110

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing granite book plaque used with refurbishment

Glade 16 only

£140

10 year lease – new granite book plaque

£175

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing granite book plaque used without refurbishment

£165

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing granite book plaque used with refurbishment

Glade 16 only

£195

 

25 year lease - new granite book plaque

£357

Replacement or alteration to existing Bluebell plaque including additional name

£100

Dedicated roses (various locations around the grounds)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new and renewal dedicated rose tree with plaque on stem

£265

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing plaque used

£315

Additional, replacement or alteration to existing dedicated rose tree plaque including additional name (maximum of 3 plaques)

£85

Family wooden benches (various locations around the grounds)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new and renewal family benches

£514

10 year lease – new and renewal family benches

£1,024

Additional perspex plaque or alteration to existing plaque including additional name

£85

Additional bronze plaque or alteration to existing bronze plaque including additional name

£169

Shared wooden benches (various locations around the grounds)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new shared bench plaque

£148

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing shared bench plaque used

£89

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing shared bench plaque used

£166

Replacement or alteration to existing plaque including additional name

£85

Bronze wall plaques: renewal only (walls by Chapel of Meditation)

Service offered Price

Extension of lease - 5 years existing Bronze Wall plaque used

£97

Extension of lease - 10 years existing Bronze Wall plaque used

£186

Replacement or alteration to existing Bronze Wall plaque including additional name

£164

Floris wall plaques (walls by Chapel of Meditation)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new floris wall plaque inscription only

£168

5 year lease – new floris wall plaque inscription with ceramic motif / photo

£230

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing Floris Wall plaque used

£119

10 year lease – new floris wall plaque inscription only

£279

10 year lease – new floris wall plaque inscription with ceramic motif/photo

£363

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing floris wall plaque used

£228

Replacement or alteration to existing Floris Wall plaque including additional name

£203

Granite wall plaques (walls by Chapel of Meditation)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new granite wall plaque inscription only

£183

5 year lease – new granite wall plaque inscription with motif/photo

£216

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing granite wall plaque used

£72

10 year lease – new granite wall plaque inscription only

£281

10 year lease – new granite wall plaque inscription with motif / photo

£372

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing granite wall plaque used

£146

Replacement or alteration to existing granite wall plaque including additional name – inscription only

£124

Replacement or alteration to existing granite wall plaque including additional name – inscription with photo/motif

£156

Granite flower kerbs (RWA, Glades 32 and 38)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new granite flower kerb

£351

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing granite flower kerb plaque used without refurbishment

£214

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing granite flower kerb used with refurbishment

£284

10 year lease – new granite flower kerb

£540

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing granite flower kerb plaque used without refurbishment

£428

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing granite flower kerb used with refurbishment

£473

Replacement or alteration to existing granite flower kerb plaque including additional name

£149

Granite flower kerb refurbishment (postage and packaging included) £65

Mushrooms (Glades 5 and 18, Podkin and Bluebell Walk)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new mushroom plaque

£199

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing mushroom plaque used without refurbishment

£84

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing mushroom used with refurbishment

£109

10 year lease – new mushroom plaque

£291

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing mushroom plaque used without refurbishment

£189

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing mushroom used with refurbishment

£231

Replacement or alteration to existing mushroom plaque

£120

Re-paint/Re-guild due to deterioration where refurbishment option not taken +P&P

£53

Mushroom plaque refurbishment (postage and packaging included) £65

Sundial (Glade 18) and Babe-in-Hand (Glade 5)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new small plaque

£177

5 year lease – new medium plaque

£189

5 year lease – new large plaque

£200

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing plaque used without refurbishment

£111

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing plaque used with refurbishment

£147

10 year lease – new small plaque

£268

10 year lease – new medium plaque

£278

10 year lease – new large plaque

£294

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing plaque used without refurbishment

£173

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing plaque used with refurbishment

£210

Replacement or alteration to existing plaque (all sizes) including additional name

£113

Refurbishment (all sizes) postage and packaging included £65

The following memorials allow 2 sets of cremated remains to be stored within.

Bluebell memorials: Podkin Glade and Bluebell Walk

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new single memorial (one of a pair) inclusive of ceramic picture if required

£515

5 year lease – new single memorial (stand-alone) inclusive of ceramic picture if required

£608

5 year lease – new double memorial (a pair) inclusive of ceramic picture if required

£1,187

Extension of lease - 5 years single memorial, existing plaque used without refurbishment

£474

Extension of lease - 5 years single memorial, existing plaque used with refurbishment

£570

Extension of lease - 5 years double memorial, existing plaque used without refurbishment

£570

Extension of lease - 5 years double memorial, existing plaque used with refurbishment

£609

10 year lease – new single memorial (one of a pair) inclusive of ceramic picture if required

£1,015

10 year lease – new single memorial (stand-alone) inclusive of ceramic picture if required

£1,180

10 year lease – new double memorial (a pair) inclusive of ceramic picture if required

£2,230

Extension of lease - 10 years single memorial, existing plaque used without refurbishment

£856

Extension of lease - 10 years single memorial, existing plaque used with refurbishment

£920

Extension of lease - 10 years double memorial, existing plaque used without refurbishment

£920

Extension of lease - 10 years double memorial, existing plaque used with refurbishment

£999

Replacement or alteration to existing bluebell plaque including additional name

£189

Motif or photo on ceramic £138
Bluebell memorial refurbishment £85

Columbaria: RWA, Rose Garden Path and Woodland Walk

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new columbaria inscription only (includes first 80 characters)

£745

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing columbaria plaque used without refurbishment

£461

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing columbaria plaque used with refurbishment +P&P

£504

10 year lease – new columbaria inscription only (includes first 80 characters)

£1,201

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing columbaria plaque used without refurbishment

£708

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing columbaria plaque used with refurbishment +P&P

£799

Granite niche (behind Chapel of Meditation)

Service offered Price

5 year lease – new granite niche inscription only (includes first 80 characters)

£745

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing granite niche plaque used without refurbishment

£443

Extension of lease - 5 years, existing granite niche plaque used with refurbishment +P&P

£487

10 year lease – new granite niche inscription only (includes first 80 characters)

£1,126

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing granite niche plaque used without refurbishment

£670

Extension of lease - 10 years, existing granite niche plaque used with refurbishment +P&P

£762

Columbaria and granite niche extras

Service offered Price

Inscriptions: price per character after the first 80

£3

Motif: standard catalogue

£138

Motif: own design supplied

£155

Motif or photo on ceramic

£191

Replacement Plate for columbaria - includes 80 characters

£196

Additional Inscription to Columbaria - includes 80 characters + P & P

£174

Postage and packing of columbaria plates - Courier

£51

Refurbishment of columbaria £115

Memorial postage charges

Service offered Price

Postage for garden plaques

£10

Postage for larger plaques such as kerbs

£31