Following guidelines from the Government all Reading Borough Council Offices are closed to the public until further notice. The Crematorium office is closed but can be contacted by telephone 0118 937 2200 or by email cem.crem@reading.gov.uk. Funeral services are still taking place with a request that families try to limit attendees. We will update as soon as we have any further information.

Baby memorials

Please contact the Crematorium Office‚Äč for details on how to purchase any memorials.

Baby Grave Memorial

To enhance the public baby grave section we have introduced memorial sculptures for the graves. The sculptures are organic in form and topped with a naturalistic woodland creature. Families may purchase a memorial plaque to be mounted on the sculpture.

Baby memorial
Baby memorial plaque

Garden of Remembrance

A tranquil area of the Gardens of Remembrance is set aside for babies and children. A sheltered area is provided for the placement of mementoes.

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