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March 1, 2018

Arnos Vale closed to vehicles on Friday 2nd March

Please be aware that due to extreme weather conditions Arnos Vale will be closed to vehicles on Friday March 2nd.  The café, visitor centre and buildings will […]
January 25, 2018

Immortelles and inspirations: a logo for Life, Death (and the Rest)

The creation of a logo is a delicate process with lots of tweaks and discussions but it needs to start with an idea.  Our inspiration for […]
January 8, 2018
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Our Life, Death (and the Rest) festival has been awarded Arts Council Funding

We are pleased to announce that our flagship event has been awarded funding from the Arts Council England – helping them to achieve their mission of […]
November 27, 2017
Robin at Arnos Vale

Christmas 2017 and New Year 2018 opening hours

Christmas 2017 and New Year 2018 opening hours Gift Shop and Office Hours: Friday 22nd December  – 10am to 4pm Saturday 23rd December – 10am to […]
November 23, 2017
Christmas Trees at Arnos Vale

Christmas Trees for sale

Back by popular demand!  Christmas Trees are on sale at Arnos Vale from the 29th November.  Prices are held for the sixth year in a row! […]
October 25, 2017
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Help us create a beautiful new community garden

Arnos Vale Cemetery has gone from strength to strength but not without amazing community support.  We’ve been accepted for Aviva Community Fundraising but we need YOUR […]
October 9, 2017
Book your meeting at Arnos Vale

30% off your meeting space!

Book your meeting at Arnos Vale before 30th November 2017 and receive 30% discount off the venue hire* So, that’s only £105+VAT for half day (normally £150+VAT) […]
October 9, 2017
Turn of the Screw by Red Rope Theatre

Are you brave enough?

From the company who brought you their sell out hit ‘Dracula’ in 2015 comes ‘The Turn of the Screw’, a brand new adaptation of Henry James’ […]
September 29, 2017

Job Vacancy – Wedding Coordinator

Wedding Coordinator Arnos Vale is a national heritage cemetery in the heart of Bristol set within a 45-acre woodland ecosystem and boasting 3 stunning venues including […]
September 14, 2017

Wedding Fair – Sunday 8th October!

Come along, everyone welcome – FREE entry all day!! 11.00am – 3.00pm Our Autumn Wedding Fair will be full of inspiring local wedding suppliers….. Meander up […]
August 25, 2017

Restoration Project at Arnos Vale

The Arnos Vale Cloisters which were built in the 1920s when cremation started at the Cemetery will be undergoing a period of restoration during September thanks […]
August 15, 2017
Christmas lunch at Arnos Vale

Have your Christmas Party with us

Whether it be a relaxed lunch for your team or a traditional Christmas evening meal for your whole company we can provide the perfect festive venue […]
June 8, 2017

Arnos Vale fundraising for new community gardens

Bristol’s Arnos Vale is Crowdfunding with the aim of creating a new community garden at the top entrance of the cemetery, regenerating an area of wasteland […]
May 31, 2017
Wellness Fair

Our first Wellness Weekend is on it’s way

We are very much looking forward to hosting our first Wellness Fair on Sunday 20th August, here at Arnos Vale – the perfect opportunity to talk to […]
April 7, 2017
Earth Vessels at Life, Death (and the Rest) Photo by Andy Humphreys

Hundreds of visitors to Life, Death (and the Rest)

We held our first ever Life, Death (and the Rest) event with hundreds of visitors enjoying the film, talks and exhibitors over four days here at Arnos […]
April 4, 2017

New Natural Burial Ground for Bristol

Bristol’s Arnos Vale is set to open a new Natural Burial Woodland, located within the grounds of the cemetery on Sunday, April 2nd, the first of […]
March 9, 2017
fergus wessel carving a headstone

Award winning hand-carved headstones

Fergus Wessel, a letter cutter and founder of Stoneletters, will be exhibiting at our Life, Death (and the Rest) fair on Sunday 2nd April. Winner of the […]
February 16, 2017
Life, Death and the Rest logo

Celebrating life and death

Life, Death (and the Rest) is running from Thursday, March 30th until Sunday, April 2nd and will  include a schedule of talks, walks, theatre and film […]
February 16, 2017
Wedding Fair poster for 19th March 2017, couple walking hand in hand up woodland path

Wedding Fair – Sunday 19th March

Bristol’s only licensed woodland wedding venue is holding a Wedding Fair on Sunday 19th March! Everyone is welcome, so please drop in between 11am and 3pm […]
January 23, 2017
The Anglican Chapel at Arnos Vale

Job opportunity – Estate Supervisor

A rare opportunity has arisen for an Estate Supervisor to join our team and help contribute to the ongoing development of the landscape and buildings at Arnos […]