Memorial fees

Book of Remembrance

TypeCost
Two-line entry£81.25
Five-line entry£135.50
Five-line entry with illuminated capital£205
Eight-line entry£183
Eight-line entry with illuminated capital£256
Five-line entry with floral motif, service badge etc.£229
Eight-line entry with floral motif, service badge etc.£331
Full coat of arms£423
Cost per extra line (max 11 line entry)£30.25

Remembrance card

TypeCost
Copy of a two line entry£49.50
Copy of a five line entry£83.50
Copy of a five line entry with illuminated capital or motif£163.20
Copy of a eight line entry£117
Copy of a eight line entry with illuminated capital or motif£182
Cost per extra line (max 11 line entry)£30.25

Tree of Remembrance leaf memorial

TypeCost
Initial set up of plaque and 5 year lease£144.50
Renewal of lease£72
Replacement plaque£72.50

Memorial granite wall plaque

(located in the Hall of Memory)

TypeCost
Granite plaque for a period of 10 years£470
Renewal of a 10 year lease£300

Memorial vase and tablet

TypeCost
Vase and tablet, including 10 year lease£576
Renewal of a 10 year lease£300

Bronze kerb memorial plaque

TypeCost
Single plaque and 10 year lease£297.50
Single plaque with motif and 10 year lease£318
Replacement single plaque£102.50
Replacement single plaque /new plaque with motif£123
Renewal of single lease for a further 10 years£195
Double plaque and 10 year lease£595
Double plaque with motif and 10 year lease£636
Replacement double plaque£205
Replacement double plaque with motif£246
Renewal of double lease for a further 10 years£390
Resiting or moving of plaque to another
path
£63

A double plaque space is subject to availability

Birdbath memorial plaque

(located in Centre Square)

TypeCost
Row 1 top row (small)£413
Row 2£461.50
Row 3 middle row (medium)£525
Row 4£608
Row 5 bottom row (large)£687
Renewal of lease 10 years£63

Memorial tree or bed

TypeCost
Tree/bed lease for a period of 10 years, including a stem plaque£1119.50
Renewal for a further 10 years£620

Memorial bench

TypeCost
Bench for a period of 10 years including initial plaque£1430
Renewal of lease without replacement bench£700
Replacement / additional plaques£155.50

Memorial benches and trees are at the discretion of the manager.

Baby memorial plaque

TypeCost
Initial set up of plaque£138.50
Replacement plaque£80.50
Renewal of lease for a further 5 years (existing wall plaques)£23.50

Urns and keepsakes

TypeCost
Going home mini urnTBC
Flourish miniature urnTBC
Memorial teddy bearTBC
Kynance two tone urnTBC
10.5″ urnTBC
8.5″ urnTBC
4.5″ urnTBC
3″ urnTBC
Baby pink heartTBC
Baby blue heartTBC
Brushed pewter teddy bear etched heartTBC
Pewter/bronze finish single heart standTBC
Pewter/bronze finish double heart standTBC

Sanctum for cremated remains

TypeCost
Granite memorial and 25 year lease£1,135
Renewal Lease for a further 25 years£690
Placing of ashes in the Sanctum cremated at Reading Crematorium£45
Placing of ashes in the Sanctum cremated at another crematorium£95.50

Cremated remain scattering

TypeCost
Cremation at Reading Crematorium witness and unwitnessed£45
Cremation taken place elsewhere£95.50

Payment methods

We accept payments by cash, cheque, debit and credit cards. Please make cheques payable to Reading Borough Council.