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DUMPING HINDERING SEARCH FOR GRAVES

HEARTLESS dumpers who are illegally depositing waste over the location of Milltown Cemetery burial grounds are badly hampering the search for the grave sites of the poor – including babies. In a special feature for the Andersonstown News today ahead of Milltown Cemetery Sunday which is due to take place at the weekend, an archaeologist […]

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Student’s vision of new crematorium

A BELFAST architecture graduate has unveiled his plans for a crematorium complex that could be built beside Milltown Cemetery.Eddie McCartney, a mature student from Andersonstown, drew up the plans as part of his Architecture Masters thesis project with the University of Ulster.

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Church extends Milltown deadline

THE controversial deadline for the removal of memorials on unmarked babies’ graves to the rear of Milltown Cemetery has been

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Polish students make a pilgrimage to Milltown

THREE students from Poland studying in West Belfast as part of a student exchange programme have paid a visit to the Polish Air Force graves in Milltown Cemetery.

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Daughter taken to court by Church over grave fees

The Catholic Church is taking a North Belfast woman whose mother died last year to court because she is refusing to pay a maintenance fee to the cemetery.

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Closing time causes frustration

Milltown Cemetery’s new closing time is causing some frustration in the community.Several people contacted the Andersonstown News to express concern over the new closing time of 3.30pm.

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