Redditch Crematorium in Worcestershire

Warning Sign TinyCoronavirus update: To prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and ensure continuity of critical services, we are currently closed on weekends and bank holidays, customer service is by telephone only, and attendance at burials and cremations is limited to a maximum of six mourners with new safety measures in place before, during and after services.

Thank you for your understanding at this difficult time. For all the council's Coronavirus updates, press here.

Welcome to Redditch Crematorium in the magnificent Worcestershire countryside. Uniquely amongst Worcestershire crematoria, our hilltop location in informal gardens next to the site of historic Bordesley Abbey has outstanding views of Redditch and the county. Press here for a Google map of the location.

Redditch Crematorium In Worcestershire

Our chapel has a capacity of 160 inside for services, with up to 80 seated and up to 80 standing, plus an audio feed and screens into the lobby and waiting room for when a funeral is very well attended. Visual tributes including photo and video, music, and private webcasts and recordings of services can all be provided on request.

The crematorium is a fully accessible venue with ample car parking, toilets and a hearing loop system.


Opening hours

  Mon-Thu Fri Sat-Sun
Crematorium 8.30am - 4.45pm (3.45pm Nov-Mar) 8.30am - 3.45pm CLOSED
Abbey Cemetery grounds 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm
Office (Telephone Support only) 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm Closed

Please press here to see upcoming funerals that are being held at the crematorium.


The Book of Remembrance

Book Of Remembrance Inside

Each day the Book of Remembrance is opened to that day’s date, showing the inscriptions people have made on that anniversary.

It's displayed in our Flower Room, and visitors can ask to see any day in it. To find out more about having an inscription in the Book of Remembrance, please press here.