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A Thank You to the National Lottery Heritage Fund and our Community

Friends wish to thank the NLHF and players for providing the funding this project. It has allowed us to further explore the possibility of building an International Heritage and Visitor Centre in Anfield Cemetery. Today we submitted our Evaluation Report about how our £50,300 has been spent, including all the architectural designs / plans, training […]

By |March 31st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Have Your Say

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where the Design Concept and a ‘fly-through’ for our Centre can be viewed.

By |November 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Patron

We are very pleased to announce that Liverpool FC have become a Friends of Anfield Cemetery Patron. There are a number of Liverpool FC (as well as Everton FC) staff, founders, managers, players and of course, many thousands of supporters, who have been buried or cremated here. It raises ‘Friends’ profile and is a fantastic […]

By |July 18th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lifting the Lids

Friends are pleased to record that our Heritage Lottery Fund ‘Lifting the Lids’ wheelchair-friendly Heritage Trail has been signed off with, ‘Congratulations once again on a successful project.’

By |March 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chinese Labour Corps WW1

By |April 21st, 2018|Heritage Stories|0 Comments

Radio Merseyside interviews Friends of Anfield

On Monday 16th April, 2018, BBC Radio Merseyside interviewed us about how we’ll be using our HLF Resilient Heritage Grant of £50,300.

By |April 20th, 2018|Media Broadcasts, News|0 Comments

HLF Resilient Heritage Grant

Today, the Friends of Anfield have been awarded a £50,300 Resilient Heritage grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). Made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, the project, ‘Exploring Anfield’s South Chapel’, prepares the charity for the challenges of turning Anfield Cemetery’s Grade II chapel into an International Heritage and Visitor Centre. […]

By |April 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

A new Heritage Lottery Fund grant has been agreed

Called ‘Lifting the Lids’, a disabled friendly Heritage Trail of twelve information boards will be sited around our 141 acre site. Each will contain research carried out by local young people, who will conduct heritage walks for those interested in Anfield’s / Liverpool’s unique local, national and international history.

By |March 1st, 2017|News|0 Comments

AHF Project Viability Report – Completed and Signed Off

Our Project Viability Report was signed off and Friends have been invited, by AHF, to submit an application for their next funding stage. Friends have arranged ‘funding application training’ (from LCVS, to assist us in this process) using our HLF funding.

By |January 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Great Support from The Architectural Heritage Fund

Project Viability Grant Application: South Chapel, Anfield Cemetery,

The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) have granted £3,000 to Friends of Anfield for a Project Viability Report on our South Chapel. This is a significant step in achieving our aim of getting Anfield’s Grade II* cemetery off Historic England’s At Risk Register and building an international heritage and […]

By |May 28th, 2016|News|0 Comments