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Do you have family or friends buried in the Camberwell Cemeteries?
TELL THE PRESS. THE COUNCIL ISN'T LISTENING. THEN CONTACT firstname.lastname@example.org
Email, snailmail, tweet, instagram etc media outlets including:
Please tell them, in your own words, what an environmental and heritage disaster this is and ask them to report on it.
Southwark Council are destroying the resting places at Camberwell Cemeteries to sell off as new burial plots - from Victorian tombstones and headstones, to graves from the Second World War who died in the Blitz,
The Council calls this 'reuse' - but these graves are already in use, by the people who have been laid to rest in perpetuity.
Save Southwark Woods is campaigning to preserve family and social history and the woods and natural heritage and beauty of the Camberwell Cemeteries.
Friends of Camberwell Cemeteries:
Southwark Council is burying over the dead and wants to dig up thousands of graves for new burial plots - with devastating consequences for nature and heritage.
Memorials of dead poor being removed Camberwell New Cemetery. September 2017
Majority of graves in Camberwell Cemeteres are poor graves (common or public graves) with 'few or no rights' - but many with families still living
READ SOUTHWARK NEWS:
'I WENT TO SCATTER MY MUM’S ASHES AT MY GRANDPARENTS’ GRAVE BUT IT WAS MISSING’ Southwark News 5th October 2017