All events will be held at Wardsend Cemetery unless otherwise stated. The cemetery can be found on Club Mill Road at the end of Livesey Street, behind Owlerton Stadium (S6 2ET for Sat Navs).

All events are free to members.

Environment Weeks: 28th April – 10th June

Check here for updates on walks and talks during Environment Weeks.


History, Herbs and Folklore Tour: Saturday 28th April at 10.30am – 12.30pm

A gentle stroll looking at some of the planted species in the cemetery as well as the self-sown ‘weeds’ and the stories they can tell us about local heritage. With Christine Handley, local history and heritage enthusiast for over 30 years. Broomsticks and wands must be left by the river. Unfortunately there is no disabled access and the tour is unsuitable for people with mobility difficulties. Suggested donation £2.00.


DCRT Volunteer Day: Thursday 17th May

Come and help clean up the cemetery and the riverside with the Don Catchment Rivers Trust. More details to follow.


It’s a Riot! Tour with Hugh Waterhouse: Saturday 9th June at 10.30am – 12.00pm

Wardsend Wombles Work Session/Clean Up: Saturday 16th June at 10.00am – 12.00pm

Anniversary Celebration Event: Sunday 24th June at 2.00pm – 5.00pm

Celebrate our anniversary with us and our partners at Wardsend, with stalls and activities for all ages.