Clifton and Newton Cemetery – Joint Burial Committee

Clifton upon Dunsmore Cemetery is located on Newton Road .  The Cemetery is owned and managed by the Clifton and Newton Joint Burial Committee, Members of both Clifton and Newton Parish Councils.

For all enquiries about the Cemetery, or to report a issue of concern please contact:

Kristy Gaskell –  Clerk to the Clifton and Newton Joint Burial Committee

  • Phone 01788 861826 or 07432111309
  • Email:

Joint Burial Committee Annual Report 2017-18

The Joint Burial Committee meet on a regular basis and have ongoing action plans to cover key aspects of ensuring the cemetery is maintained to a high standard. We said goodbye to Liz Harvey our clerk who performed a magnificent job especially updating the records electronically. Our new clerk details can be found above. Finances are stable with a budget in place to cover running costs. The committee have agreed a number of actions for the year which include:
 Repairs to pathways
 Provision of new water supply
 Maintenance of Lychgate
 Renovation of noticeboard
 Maintain extension area ready for use