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.

Trees, benches and flower beds

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

Memorial benches

Benches can be provided for a period of 10 years price includes a memorial plaque. Benches have been placed in our Gardens of Remembrance and around the Cemetery. We will try to accommodate your request to place a bench in your chosen location but this may not always be possible.

Memorial benches can be found in the Gardens of Remembrance and around the cemetery grounds. A memorial plaque can be attached to the backrest of the bench.

Make a request for a memorial bench

Memorial bench
Memorial bench

Memorial tree

A variety of trees have been planted in our Gardens of Remembrance providing the ideal living natural memorial. Trees can be leased for a period of 10 years. Price includes a memorial plaque. We will plant in your chosen location if we can (subject to availability) and will purchase a suitable species of tree for the location.

Make a request for a memorial tree

Memorial trees
Memorial trees

Raised flower beds

A flower bed may be leased for a period of 10 years, subject to availability.

Raised memorial flower beds
Raised memorial flower beds

 

 

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