Anger as crematorium work starts
Work has started for a new crematorium, funeral chapel and car park in Whalley, but the relatives of loved ones buried at the site are heartbroken and angry that unmarked graves are being disturbed.
All Faiths Remembrance Parks Ltd purchased the cemetery, which is the final resting place of 995 Calderstones Hospital patients.
Community leader and Whalley resident, Mel Diack MBE, said: “It’s sickening. This is consecrated ground. We don’t want to see any graves disturbed and we do not wish to see any bodies exhumed. They have already put the foundations of a section of the car park over... read more
- 00:41 WH Smith rated UK's worst high street shop by Which? readers
- 00:40 Monica Lewinsky and Stormy Daniels: Political scandals across two eras
- 00:36 Jeremy Hunt vows to tackle gender pay gap in medicine
- 00:36 Boris Johnson launches fresh attack on customs union
- 00:36 BREAKING NEWS: Kirklees Council close sports pitches
- 00:30 Jeremy Hunt vows to tackle gender pay gap in medicine
- 00:29 Sudoku 4071 easy
- 00:25 Britain's 'most scenic' bus route revealed
- 00:15 Dog with seizures costs £30,000 as pet claims hit record
- 00:15 Suez waste company calls for 'pay-as-you-throw' to help recycling
- 00:15 WH Smith voted UK's worst High Street shop in Which? survey
- 00:12 Waddingtons board games archive reveals wacky finds
- 00:12 Food and farming sector makes post-Brexit demands
- 00:05 Review to 'eliminate gender pay gap among doctors'
- 23:53 Manchester United star Eric Bailly sends class message to Liverpool...
- 23:52 Labor increases Newspoll lead over Coalition 52% to 48%
- 23:39 Flash floods close roads in parts of the Midlands
- 23:22 Arsenal agree deal in principle for Juventus star Stephan...
- 23:13 VIDEO: Flash flooding brings chaos to roads in and around Northampton
- 23:13 VIDEO: Amazing footage shows lightning strike in Northampton
- 23:13 BREAKING NEWS: Water rescue boats deployed in Northampton to help...
- 22:55 Slavisa Jokanovic in prime position to enhance Fulham’s playing...
- 22:55 Cameron Norrie primed for Roland Garros debut against Peter Gojowczyk
- 22:55 Ocado forced to discipline delivery drivers for harassing...
- 22:49 Liverpool news: Jordan Henderson says Champions League final loss...
- 22:49 Liverpool news: Tony Adams slams players for shunning Loris Karius...
- 22:47 Zinedine Zidane snubbed Gareth Bale after Champions League...
- 22:44 The Handmaid's Tale recap: season 2, episode 2 – the rage behind...
- 22:42 BMW PGA Championship: Bradley puts a gloss on a disappointing...
- 22:42 BMW PGA Championship: Molinari finally wins at Wentworth as McIlroy...