Keele Cemetery

Keele cemetery

Keele Road

Opened 9 December 2010.

Graves available

There are new and re-open lawn graves, cremated remains grave spaces and a woodland burial area available.

Opening times

Winter months (October to March)

The cemetery gates will be open 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Summer months (April to September)

The cemetery gates will be open 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Ground facilities

There are standpipes for water, information boards, toilets, recycling bins and seating.

Community and countryside projects can be arranged and there are various memorialisation options available.

Vehicle access

There is a car park and vehicle access to grave areas for permit holders.

Travel by train

The nearest train station is Stoke on Trent train station, the buses which can be used from Stoke train station are: 25.

Travel by bus

The buses from Newcastle-under-Lyme bus station are: 25.

Cemetery office

The cemetery office is responsible for all eight cemeteries and their records. The office is open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Community room

The community room is available for funeral, burial and memorial services of any denomination and other suitable room hire, for example meetings and training.

Family research room

The room is available during office hours where cemetery records can be accessed and members of staff are able to help.

There is a charge for this facility and appointments must be made in advance.

Keele University School of Medicine Anatomy Facility Memorial Garden

There is a remembrance garden for those who have donated their body to Keele University for medical education and research. The garden holds a large memorial and seating.