Welcome

An award-winning peaceful, friendly and affordable green burial ground on the Oxfordshire/Wiltshire border, in the heart of the Vale of the White Horse

Westmill woodland burial ground is a natural haven for people, plants and animals looking up to the ancient Ridgeway. 

Discover an intimate, beautiful site evolving into a small, native woodland and wildflower meadow.

Our friendly, professional team take great pride in providing a flexible, personal service.

The gates of Westmill Woodland Burial Ground are always unlocked and you are encouraged to visit at any time.

What we offer

  • A chance for those of all faiths or none to be buried amid nature
  • An opportunity to be part of creating a small woodland and meadow or future generations
  • Real flexibility to respond to your needs in terms of how you want the funeral to be
  • Knowledge to assist your planning and support during your grieving
  • A peaceful spot to come and remember and appreciate the changing seasons
  • Events where you can come and meet others, have a cup of tea, plant trees, work on the site or just look at the view
  • A place to come and enjoy a growing variety of birds, animals, insects and plants

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Contact information and office hours

Messages left in between these times will be responded to as soon as we can.

Monday 10am - 1pm

Wednesday 10am - 1pm

Friday 10am - 1pm

Call us on: 01367 700615
or Email us at: info@woodlandburialwestmill.co.uk

The burial ground is always open. Come and have a look around.

Westmill Woodland Burial Ground
B4508, SN68TH

"Thank you for what was a perfect day.  So relaxed, so real, so sad and so happy. I came away feeling completely at ease that where she is now laid to rest is absolutely perfect."  JW

News & Events

20/09/2018 Prospect Hospice Death Cafe: 20 September & 20 November 2018 A Death Cafe offers and accessible, respectful and confidential space where people are welcomed and respected in expressing their views
25/09/2018 Shrivenham Bereavement Group: 25 September 2018 for 6 weeks Have you experienced bereavement? Do you want somewhere you can speak freely and find support and new ideas to help you in your grief?
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Blog

A Fresh Start It is an interesting exercise planning a new website.   It makes you go back to the drawing board and ask what you are trying to tell people about yourself.
June News It’s nearly our Open Day again! And this time there are a number of exciting differences...
Spring at last! Here I am again finally feeling myself after about four weeks of flu and aftermath.  If you have had the one I had you will know what I am talking about...
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