Sunday, February 28, 2021

war graves

Bramley: War grave volunteers continue their socially distanced work

A handful of regular volunteers will hold their first regular war graves clean up of 2021 at Bramley Baptist Churchyard tomorrow, Wednesday 24 January....

Poor weather can’t deter Bramley war grave clean-up volunteers

It may have been a wet end to September but it didn't deter the small but dedicated band of volunteers carrying out their fortnightly...

Mark’s History: Heroes of Upper and Lower Wortley Cemetery

I've been taking a photo of all the World War One graves in West Leeds over the past week, writes Mark Stevenson. I have done...

West Leeds World War One graves: Upper and Lower Wortley Cemetery

Upper & Lower Wortley Cemetery has 19 casualties from WW1, writes Mark Stevenson. Seventeen I was able to find headstones, the only address I could...

West Leeds World War One graves: Farsley Baptists

In what has to be one of the most overgrown graveyards I have been in Farsley Baptist Burial Ground has five casualties from WW1,...

West Leeds World War One graves: Kirkstall St Stephen’s

St Stephen’s Churchyard in Kirkstall has 12 casualties from World War One, writes Mark Stevenson. Four of these have headstones and I was...

West Leeds World War One graves: Pudsey Cemetery

Pudsey Cemetery has 31 casualties from World War One, 22 of which have headstones, writes Mark Stevenson. I was able to find addresses for...

West Leeds World War One graves: St Wilfrid’s in Calverley

A week or so ago I thought it might be a good idea to take a photo of all the World War One graves...

West Leeds World War One Graves: Armley Hill Top

A week or so ago I thought it might be a good idea to take a photo of all the World War One graves...

Can you help at latest Bramley war graves clean-up?

A group of volunteers will hold their fortnightly clean-up of war grave in the churchyard at Bramley Baptist Church - and are encouraging more...

Leeds Lord Mayor to visit Bramley Baptist Church war grave volunteers

A group of volunteers who maintain the war graves in Bramley Baptist Church graveyard are set to receive a special visitor - the Lord...

New date for Bramley war graves tidy up

A community-led clean-up and maintenance of war graves in Bramley has been rearranged after last week's snow caused the initial activity to be postponed. The...