Cemeteries: Languages

Church Commissioners written question – answered on 19th November 2020.

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Photo of Conor McGinn Conor McGinn Shadow Minister (Home Office)

To ask the hon. Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, what the Church of England’s policy is on non-English language inscriptions on headstones in its graveyards.

Photo of Andrew Selous Andrew Selous The Second Church Estates Commissioner

There are legal proceedings currently underway on this matter and due to the House of Commons Sub Judice Resolution the Church Commissioners are unable to provide an answer at this time.

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