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Wigan Council manages and maintains eight cemeteries and one crematorium, all of which are open and accessible every day of the year.

Here you can:

  • Buy a memorial or grave plot
  • Find the location of a cemetery

How to order

Choose a cemetery from the menu above to find out what products and services are available, as not all cemeteries offer the same options.

Cemetery opening times

All our cemeteries are open and accessible from 9am daily.

  • From 1st April - 30th September they are locked at 8pm
  • From the 1st October - 31st March they are locked at dusk (following daylight hours) but no earlier than 4pm.

Atherton Cemetery

Cremated remains

Cremated remains scatter areas free or £30

Cremated remains scatter areaCremated remains scatter area

If you are looking for somewhere to scatter your loved ones remains you can use our beautiful bespoke areas in which to scatter the ashes. These areas are available for families who choose cremation and wish to visit a location to reflect whilst remembering their loved ones. Usually your Funeral Director will apply to scatter ashes on your behalf, if you are not using a Funeral Director you will need to contact Bereavement Services.

Tablets from £509

Terrazzo TabletTerrazo Tablet

Available with brass or stainless steel inscription plates and flower containers these memorial tablets are available in the gardens of remembrance. Made from greenish grey terrazzo. More about tablets

Buy

Sanctum 2000available from 2018

Sanctum 2000Sanctum 2000

The Sanctum 2000 is an above ground memorial in which you can place two sets of cremated remains. The remains can be placed in any appropriate container including wooden, caskets, metal urns and polytainers which we can provide (charges apply) or you can supply your own but we ask that you check the dimension of the memorial before you purchase your container to avoid issue with size. More about the Sanctum 2000

Buy

Burial

No availability

Memorials

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy
Atherton Cemetery

Atherton Cemetery
Leigh Road
Atherton
M46 0LX

Gidlow Cemetery

Cremated remains

Cremated remains scatter areasfree or £30

Cremated remains scatter areaCremated remains scatter area

If you are looking for somewhere to scatter your loved ones remains you can use our beautiful bespoke areas in which to scatter the ashes. These areas are available for families who choose cremation and wish to visit a location to reflect whilst remembering their loved ones. Usually your Funeral Director will apply to scatter ashes on your behalf, if you are not using a Funeral Director you will need to contact Bereavement Services.

Tablets from £509

Terrazzo TabletTerrazo Tablet

Our memorial tablets are available in the gardens of remembrance with brass or stainless steel inscription plates and flower containers. Made from greenish grey terrazzo. More about tablets

Buy

Cremated remains gravesfrom £418

These are available in graved areas of the cemetery where landscape features prevent the placement of a full size grave. The graves are smaller in length but can have a full size headstone.

Buy

Sanctum 2000 memorial from £910

Sanctum 2000Sanctum 2000

These are available at 'The Meadow' garden of the cemetery, which overlooks an expansive naturalised open meadow and is a lovely location to visit and reflect. It is adjacent to the main drive of the cemetery as you enter the burial grounds. The memorials are made from pink polished granite with space for an integrated metal flower vase. A large face black polished granite plaque can accommodate inscriptions, photo plaques, simple template motifs or bespoke designs. More about Sanctum 2000

Buy

Burial

New Church of England gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Church of England area of the cemetery.

Buy

New non-conformist gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Church of England area of the cemetery.

Buy

New Roman Catholic gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Roman Catholic area of the cemetery.

Buy

New Muslim gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase a grave for one person within the Muslim area of the cemetery.

Buy

Memorials

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Barbican plaquesfrom £275

The BarbicanThe Barbican

The Barbican memorial is a polished granite memorial tower, in the area of transition from old burial ground to new in a landscaped clearing that provides a tranquil location for thought and reflection. More about Barbican plaques

Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy
Gidlow cemetery

Gidlow Cemetery
Wigan Road
Standish
Wigan
WN6 0AD

Hindley Cemetery

Cremated remains

Cremated remains scatter areasfree or £30

Cremated remains scatter areaCremated remains scatter area

If you are looking for somewhere to scatter your loved ones remains you can use our beautiful bespoke areas in which to scatter the ashes. These areas are available for families who choose cremation and wish to visit a location to reflect whilst remembering their loved ones. Usually your Funeral Director will apply to scatter ashes on your behalf, if you are not using a Funeral Director you will need to contact Bereavement Services.

Tablets from £509

Terrazzo TabletTerrazo Tablet

Our memorial tablets are available in the gardens of remembrance with brass or stainless steel inscription plates and flower containers. Made from greenish grey terrazzo. More about tablets

Buy

Cremated remains gravesfrom £418

These are available in graved areas of the cemetery where landscape features prevent the placement of a full size grave. The graves are smaller in length but can have a full size headstone.

Buy

Sanctum 2000 from £910

thumb-sanctum-hindleysanctum2000-hindley

These are available at 'The Woodlands' garden of the cemetery, adjacent to the garden of remembrance and overlooked by the chapel and is surrounded by a pleasing landscaped area. The memorials are made from a honeycomb coloured polished granite with space for an integrated metal flower vase. A large face black polished granite plaque can accommodate inscriptions, 7cm x 5cm photo plaques, simple template motifs or bespoke designs. More about Sanctum 2000

Buy

Burial

New Non-Denominational gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

If you don't follow a particular religion graves for 2 or 3 persons can be purchased within the non-denominational area of the cemetery.

Buy

Memorials

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy
Hindley Cemetery

Hindley Cemetery
Castle Hill Road
Hindley
Wigan
WN2 4BU

Howe Bridge Cemetery

Cremated remains

Tablets from £509

Terrazzo TabletTerrazo Tablet

Our memorial tablets are available in the gardens of remembrance with brass or stainless steel inscription plates and flower containers. Made from greenish grey terrazzo. More about tablets

Buy

Cremated remains gravesfrom £418

These are available in graved areas of the cemetery where landscape features prevent the placement of a full size grave. The graves are smaller in length but can have a full size headstone.

Buy

Sanctum 2000 from £910

Sanctum 2000Sanctum 2000

The Sanctum 2000 memorial is an above ground polished granite memorial in which you can place two sets of cremated remains. The remains must be in an appropriate container including wooden, caskets, metal urns and polytainers. We can supply these (charges apply) or you can provide your own but you must check the dimension of the memorial before you purchase your container to avoid any issue with size. More about Sanctum 2000

Buy

Burial

New Church of England gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 people within the Church of England area of the cemetery.

Buy

New non-conformist gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 people within the non-conformist area of the cemetery.

Buy

New Roman Catholic gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 people within the Roman Catholic area of the cemetery.

Buy

New Non-Denominational gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

If you don't follow a particular religion graves for 2 people can be purchased within the non-denominational area of the cemetery.

Buy

New Muslim gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase a grave for one person within the Muslim area of the cemetery.

Buy

Memorials

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Wall plaque from £265

Howe Bridge Memorial WallHowe Bridge Memorial Wall

The memorial wall at Howe bridge cemetery is a dynamic memorial in a prominent position at the entrance of the cemetery. The wall contains individual cast wall plaques.

Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy
Howe Bridge cemetery

Howe Bridge Cemetery
Lovers' Lane
Howe Bridge
Nr. Atherton
M46 0PZ

Ince-in-Makerfield Cemetery

Cremated remains

No availability.

Burial

No availability.

Memorials

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy

Ince-in-Makerfield Cemetery
Warrington Road
Lower Ince
Wigan
WN3 4NH

Leigh Cemetery

Cremated remains

Cremated remains scatter areasfree or £30

Cremated remains scatter areaCremated remains scatter area

If you are looking for somewhere to scatter your loved ones remains you can use our beautiful bespoke areas in which to scatter the ashes. These areas are available for families who choose cremation and wish to visit a location to reflect whilst remembering their loved ones. Usually your Funeral Director will apply to scatter ashes on your behalf, if you are not using a Funeral Director you will need to contact Bereavement Services.

Tablets from £509

Terrazzo TabletTerrazo Tablet

Our memorial tablets are available in the gardens of remembrance with brass or stainless steel inscription plates and flower containers. Made from greenish grey terrazzo. More about tablets

Buy

Cremated remains gravesfrom £418

These are available in graved areas of the cemetery where landscape features prevent the placement of a full size grave. The graves are smaller in length but can have a full size headstone.

Buy

Orion Vaultfrom £910

Orion VaultOrion Vault

The Orion Vault is made from polished granite and the base includes a space for a flower vase, it is large enough to securely accept two caskets, urns or polytainers. The large face plaques are suitable for a wide range of design options. More about Orion Vault

Buy

Burial

New Church of England gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Church of England area of the cemetery.

Buy

New non-conformist gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the non-conformist area of the cemetery.

Buy

New Roman Catholic gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Roman Catholic area of the cemetery.

Buy

Baby gravesfrom £127

We have burial plots for stillborn (after 24 weeks of pregnancy) and neonatal deaths (up to four weeks) in our dedicated baby garden. We do have other options available for the burial of deaths outside of these timescales, please contact us.

Buy

Memorials

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Barbican plaquesfrom £275

The BarbicanThe Barbican

The Barbican memorial is a polished granite memorial tower, in the area of transition from old burial ground to new in a landscaped clearing that provides a tranquil location for thought and reflection. More about Barbican plaques

Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy
Leigh Cemetery

Leigh Cemetery
Manchester Road
Leigh
WN7 2NP

Lower Ince Cemetery (Wigan Crematorium)

Cremated remains

Cremated remains scatter areasfree or £30

Cremated remains scatter areaCremated remains scatter area

If you are looking for somewhere to scatter your loved ones remains you can use our beautiful bespoke areas in which to scatter the ashes. These areas are available for families who choose cremation and wish to visit a location to reflect whilst remembering their loved ones. Usually your Funeral Director will apply to scatter ashes on your behalf, if you are not using a Funeral Director you will need to contact Bereavement Services.

Tablets from £509

Terrazzo TabletTerrazo Tablet

Our memorial tablets are available in the gardens of remembrance with brass or stainless steel inscription plates and flower containers. Made from greenish grey terrazzo. More about tablets

Buy

Sanctum Panoramafrom £520

Sanctum PanoramaSanctum Panorama

The Sanctum Panorama is an above ground polished granite memorial with 32 individual spaces in which you can place two sets of cremated remains. It is located within 'The Four Seasons' garden of remembrance at Wigan Crematorium in a prominent position as you exit the crematorium chapel offering excellent vistas from across the cemetery. A large face black polished granite plaque can accommodate inscriptions, photo plaques, simple template motifs or bespoke designs. More about Sanctum Panorama

Buy

Sanctum 2000 from £910

Sanctum 2000Sanctum 2000

The Sanctum 2000 memorial is an above ground polished granite memorial in which you can place two sets of cremated remains. The remains must be in an appropriate container including wooden, caskets, metal urns and polytainers. We can provide these (charges apply) or you can supply your own but you must check the dimension of the memorial before you purchase your container to avoid any issue with size. More about Sanctum 2000

Buy

Burial

No availability

Memorials

Book of Remembrancefrom £56

Book of remembranceBook of Remembrance

A beautiful book of remembrance is available at Wigan Crematorium. You can place inscriptions on any special date in the book, entries can be 2, 5 or 8 lines. More about Book of Remembrance

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Remember Me Treefrom £102

Remember Me TreeRemember Me Tree

Dedicating a leaf on the memorial is a wonderful way to help preserve the memory of a special person. More about Remember Me tree

Buy

Barbican plaquesfrom £275

The BarbicanThe Barbican

The Barbican memorial is a polished granite memorial tower, located in a prominent position that can be seen as you exit the crematorium chapel in the main body of the older burial ground. Its location offers excellent vistas from across the cemetery. More about Barbican plaques

Buy

Slate Tabletsfrom £112

An original memorial where letters are inscribed in a slate tablet placed on top of a wall. There are no new slate tablets available but if you already have one and would like a second inscription adding to it you can purchase an additional inscription. Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy
Wigan Crematorium

Lower Ince Cemetery
Cemetery Road
off Warrington Road
Lower Ince
Wigan
WN3 4NH

Tyldesley Cemetery

Cremated remains

Tablets from £509

Terrazzo TabletTerrazo Tablet

Our memorial tablets are available in the gardens of remembrance with brass or stainless steel inscription plates and flower containers. Made from greenish grey terrazzo. More about tablets

Buy

Cremated remains gravesfrom £418

These are available in graved areas of the cemetery where landscape features prevent the placement of a full size grave. The graves are smaller in length but can have a full size headstone.

Buy

Sanctum 2000 available from 2019

Sanctum 2000Sanctum 2000

The Sanctum 2000 memorial is an above ground polished granite columbarium in which you can place two sets of cremated remains. The remains must be in an appropriate container including wooden, caskets, metal urns and polytainers. We can supply these (charges apply) or you can provide your own but you must check the dimension of the memorial before you purchase your container to avoid any issue with size. More about Sanctum 2000

Buy

Burial

New Church of England gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Church of England area of the cemetery.

Buy

New non-conformist gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the non-conformist area of the cemetery.

Buy

New Roman Catholic gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Roman Catholic area of the cemetery.

Buy

Memorials

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy
Tyldesley Cemetery

Tyldesley Cemetery
Hough Lane
Tyldesley
M29 8WN

Westwood Cemetery

Cremated remains

Cremated remains scatter areasfree or £30

Cremated remains scatter areaCremated remains scatter area

If you are looking for somewhere to scatter your loved ones remains you can use our beautiful bespoke areas in which to scatter the ashes. These areas are available for families who choose cremation and wish to visit a location to reflect whilst remembering their loved ones. Usually your Funeral Director will apply to scatter ashes on your behalf, if you are not using a Funeral Director you will need to contact Bereavement Services.

Tablets from £509

Terrazzo TabletTerrazo Tablet

Our memorial tablets are available in the gardens of remembrance with brass or stainless steel inscription plates and flower containers. Made from greenish grey terrazzo. More about tablets

Buy

Cremated remains gravesfrom £418

These are available in graved areas of the cemetery where landscape features prevent the placement of a full size grave. The graves are smaller in length but can have a full size headstone.

Buy

Burial

New Church of England gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Church of England area of the cemetery.

Buy

New dissenterfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the dissenter area of the cemetery.

Buy

New Roman Catholic gravesfrom £779

GravesGraves

You can purchase graves for 2 or 3 persons within the Roman Catholic area of the cemetery.

Buy

Baby gravesfrom £127

We have burial plots for stillborn (After 24 weeks of pregnancy) and neonatal deaths (up to four weeks) in our dedicated baby garden. We do have other options available for the burial of deaths outside of these timescales, please contact us.

Buy

Memorials

Memorial bench plaquesfrom £174

Bench PlaqueBench Plaque

A traditional or contemporary style plaque can be placed on one of our memorial benches. A standard bench (where available) can accommodate around 10 plaques across the two bench slats and therefore reduces the cost of an individual memorial bench. More about memorial bench plaques

Buy

Memorial bench from £468

Memorial benchMemorial bench

Our memorial benches are resistant to the day to day wear of outside seating and are constructed with cast iron ends and steel slats. The cost includes the bench, the foundation, installation and a traditional or modern plaque. More about memorial benches

Buy
Westwood Cemetery

Westwood Cemetery
Westwood Lane
Lower Ince
Wigan
WN3 4NX

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