Our Churchyard

Our churchyard is a beautiful and peaceful place in which to remember your loved ones or simply to relax and enjoy a warm summer's day.  

Amongst the graves you will find some of the founder families of our church, including the Tew family.   Learn more about them on the 

Our churchyard is looked after by a small group of volunteers.  Please help them by taking home any litter or dead flowers when you visit your family plot.  Regretfully, artificial flowers are no longer allowed in the churchyard.  

Grave of Thomas William Tew, founder of St Stephen's

Churchyard regulations are standardised across the Diocese and these regulations determine, for example, the type of memorials which are allowed.   Full details of the churchyard regulations can be found 

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