Is it a grave situation? Town cemetery almost full but expansion plans not yet in place (From Maldon and Burnham Standard)
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Is it a grave situation? Town cemetery almost full but expansion plans not yet in place
10:30am Thursday 3rd April 2014 in News
The cemetery where many Maldon residents are buried will reach capacity within the next ten years.
Maldon residents have been buried at the site on London Road since the cemetery opened in 1855.
Now the Infrastructure Development Plan shows that Maldon cemetery may be full by 2022, maybe even in 2020.
Andrew Cranvey, 58, funeral director at A G Smith of Maldon High Street, said: “I think it is important that families feel they can be buried in the same place.”
Full story in today's Standard.
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