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February 8, 2020
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Site closure on Saturday 15th February

Due to current weather warnings we have decided to close Arnos Vale Cemetery on Saturday 15th February as a precautionary measure. The gates will remain closed […]
February 5, 2020
Wedding at Arnos Vale

Are you our new Wedding and Events Assistant?

Arnos Vale is a special place that people love, some say it casts a spell. We are an uplifting site of culture, history, nature, well-being and […]
December 26, 2019

A Wedding inspired by Wes Anderson

After visiting the annual Arnos Vale Wedding Fair, Charlotte and Mark found beauty in the unusualness of the Cemetery, they were blown away by the Victorian […]
December 22, 2019
Thee Spielman Centre in Autumn

We’re on the search for a Fundraising Officer

This is an exciting time to join a developing team to shape fundraising at Arnos Vale. The role will play a key part in meeting the […]
December 22, 2019
The view into Arnos Vale with setting sun

Christmas opening times

What a year it’s been at Arnos Vale! Amongst other things we were recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best […]
December 17, 2019

Get toasty – firewood for sale

Warming winter firewood is on sale now from the grounds of beautiful Arnos Vale! Drop by the shop at the East Lodge on the Bath Road […]
December 12, 2019
Anglican Chapel at Arnos Vale

Alice Clark campaigned for women’s rights

We have some fascinating lives to remember at Arnos Vale, for example: Alice Clark. She was born in 1874, into a family of Quakers and was cremated at Arnos […]
December 11, 2019
People walking towards outdoor screening at Arnos Vale

We’ve been recognised as one of the UK’s very best green spaces

Arnos Vale Cemetery has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in the world. The cemetery joins other green […]
December 1, 2019
Tree canopy

Tree Disease and the Cemetery Woodland

It’s September 2019 and another sombre report has been added to the already extensive body of research about the decline of nature as a result of […]
November 21, 2019
Volunteers with Christmas Trees

It’s beginning to feel a lot like an Arnos Vale Christmas!

Our Christmas trees are here! Welcome the festive season by finding some peaceful moments in our woods, away from the hustle and bustle of the Christmas […]
November 15, 2019
Anglican Chapel at Arnos Vale Cemetery

Caretaker vacancy

Due to our continued growth as an award-winning heritage attraction and venue, we’re looking to hire a caretaker to join us at Arnos Vale and help […]
August 21, 2019
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24hr Culture Flash Sale returns to Bristol and Bath

Experience incredible arts and culture at the click of a button and save money too. There are heaps of shows, events, exhibitions, workshops, gigs, talks, plays […]
August 12, 2019
The shop at Arnos Vale

Can you help us create a warm welcome?

We’re on the search for an exceptional individual to join us as a Shop Manager. Could you be the right person to help develop our shop […]
July 3, 2019
Community garden 2019

A new garden in Arnos Vale Cemetery for our community

Exciting changes are underway near the Totterdown boundary of Arnos Vale, where our Estate Team and volunteers have created a new Community Garden. The area of […]
May 1, 2019
Goth wedding

We’re on the look out for Duty Managers

Arnos Vale Cemetery is a unique and historical site hosting unusual weddings and events throughout the year. We pride ourselves on being different and we’re looking […]
April 12, 2019
Primroses at Arnos Vale

Have you noticed the seasonal changes at Arnos Vale?

Flowers we haven’t seen over the winter are now blooming, and birds, despite many being around over the winter, are now making themselves heard. Colourful blooms […]
April 12, 2019
Arnos Vale Cemetery

New memorial for unmarked graves

A new memorial to babies buried in unmarked graves will be unveiled in Arnos Vale Cemetery on the 13th April at 10.30am. During the 1950’s, 60’s […]
March 18, 2019

Hidden Treasures of Arnos Vale – A Visitor’s Perspective

It is no secret that I love Arnos Vale. Since moving to Bristol, I have spent many days traipsing its winding paths, admiring the headstones and, […]
February 27, 2019
Anglican Chapel

Limited parking on Sunday 3rd March

Please note that due to a large event there will be limited parking at Arnos Vale on Sunday 3rd March. The site and cafe will be […]
December 17, 2018
corpse bride

Gothic Wedding Inspiration from Corpse Bride

With Valentine’s day almost around the corner what could be better than a loved up, gothic wedding blog…. we bring you the CORPSE BRIDE! For 2 […]