Cemeteries, crematoria and churchyards
Newark and Sherwood District Council is responsible for Lowdham cemetery.
For details of other cemeteries in the district, including Newark Cemetery, please contact the relevant parish or town council.
Newark Town Council
Ollerton and Boughton Town Council
Southwell Town Council
We are responsible for the maintenance of eight closed churchyards at Hoveringham, Upton, Ossington, Egmanton, Edwinstowe, Blidworth and Southwell (2 sites).
We have joint responsibility for Mansfield and District Crematorium along with Mansfield District Council and Ashfield District Council.
Mansfield and District Crematorium
Telephone 01623 621811
The other crematorium in Newark and Sherwood is Sherwood Forest Crematorium in Ollerton. The facility, which opened in 2005, is situated at Newark Road, New Ollerton, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 0DY. Tel: 01623 860500.
Green Burial Ground
Tithe Green Burial Ground near Oxton is a meadow and woodland for remembrance.