Births, deaths and marriages news
Get us to our wedding on time!
Havering Council has come to the rescue to save the wedding of two residents hours before the borough was put under Tier 4 restrictions.
Temporary mortuary removed but Covid 19 threat remains
The temporary mortuary at South Essex Crematorium has been removed as part of the further scaling back of extra facilities that were set up in March, to cope with the Covid 19 pandemic across London.
South Essex Crematorium Gardens of Remembrance to re-open
Havering Council has announced that the South Essex Crematorium Gardens of Remembrance will re-open from Saturday 25 April as part of new government guidance.
Council crematorium and cemetery grounds to be closed to public
Havering’s top public health expert has warned residents that the construction of a temporary ‘morgue’ at South Essex Crematorium is a “sober and sad warning” that the current good weather must not tempt people to go outside more than is essential as the battle against coronavirus continues.
Further changes to Havering Registrars Service
Further changes to Registrar Services around Covid-19
Reduced copy certificate service
We are currently offering a reduced copy certificate service.
Stories bring past lives to present in Romford Exhibition
Lives Remembered is a brand new exhibition telling intriguing stories about many residents who are laid to rest at Romford Cemetery.
Upminster crematorium raises £8,000 for Singing for the Brain
South Essex Crematorium raises £8,000 for Alzheimer's Society.
Wishes come true for local children thanks to Crematorium
A cheque for £4,337 will be bringing smiles to local children with serious and life limiting conditions as a result of a dedicated scheme to sensitively recycle metals at South Essex Crematorium.