Message to Clayton Wood clients – May 2018

In response to the adverse weather conditions experienced over the winter months, we are investing in essential drainage work to improve ground conditions during extended periods of wet weather. We will be working with our contractors to ensure these works are carried out sensitively to maintain the integrity and natural state of the site and […]

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Cancellation of Open Day June 9th 2018

Due to the imminent drainage work at the grounds we have taken the decision to postpone our open day planned for June 9th 2018. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. For more information please contact the Clayton Wood team on 01273 843842.

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Bereavement Coffee Mornings

We hold bereavement coffee mornings at Clayton Wood. These are open to anyone who wishes to attend, you can just turn up on the morning. Our coffee mornings are held in the office at Clayton Wood, unless we have good weather, in which case, they are held outside, on the decking area. Time: 10am – […]

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Clayton Wood raises money for children’s bereavement charity

Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground has this month donated over £300 to a local children’s bereavement charity. A wreath making event was held at the burial ground on 13 December, with 40 people attending. The donated money was raised from ticket sales and donated to the burial ground’s charity partner Winston’s Wish, which gives hope […]

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Wreath Making Event

On Wednesday 13th December in partnership with The Co-operative Florist. We will be holding two wreath making sessions at 9.30am and 1.30pm. Each session will take 2 hours and includes refreshments. Places are £10 per person and will be on a first come first serve basis due to limited spaces. Proceeds will go to Clayton […]

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What our clients say...

  • My daughter and I were so impressed with the caring and efficient way the staff at Clayton Wood helped us to meet my late wife's wish for a natural burial. We wanted it to be a dignified but happy occasion - the celebration of a life - and by working with us in a most sympathetic and helpful manner they…
  • After the death of my 16 year old son arranging the funeral became my obsession. It had to be befitting for my ‘magnificent son’. Once the arrangements were made deciding where to inter his ashes became the next obsession. It had to be just right. Somewhere peaceful. Somewhere he would have liked. Somewhere where I would want to return. Several options were…
  • My wife and I often discussed the merits of cremation or burial and eventually decided on burial-but the idea of churchyards with their rows of tombstones did not appeal, and most of the ones we had seen were derelict and overgrown. We both decided we would like a woodland burial, where from the afterlife, we could commune with nature. Over…
  • Clayton Wood burial ground is such a peaceful and stunning place, it is a comfort to be surrounded by the natural beauty of the area each time we visit. The moment our family came to view Clayton Wood in our time of need, there was no question that this had to be the special place where our son was to…
  • From my first  visit to Clayton 'burial Ground' office, I was overwhelmed by the sensitivity and kindness shown to me by Teague and Karen. Without exception, my questions and requests were gently dealt with.  Having to cope on my own, they literally “held my hand” throughout the decisions and formalities, ensuring I understood all that was required. The grounds are well…
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