Sweet Remembrance Tour of Sheffield General Cemetery

Sunday, 3rd December 2023

11:00 am to 12:30 pm

The Gatehouse, Sheffield General Cemetery

£5.00 plus booking fee


Join ‘Sweet Remembrance’ author and SGCT volunteer Andrew Littlewood on a walking tour of Sheffield General Cemetery exploring graves related to Sheffield’s rich confectionery past.

Discover more about a previously unresearched aspect of local history and the fascinating stories that are hidden behind the graves.

Not suitable for children. This walk includes steep paths please wear sensible footwear. The tour start at 11 a.m. and will last around 1.5 hours.

Please meet at Sheffield General Cemetery Gatehouse.

Our Sweet Remembrance Tour is taken from research from SGCT publication ‘Sweet Remembrance – The Confectioners of Sheffield General Cemetery’  by Andrew Littlewood which can be purchased here.

This is a fundraising event for Sheffield General Cemetery Trust and proceeds go to fund the charitable aims of the Trust. Email marketingandevents@gencem.org with any questions about this night.

Sheffield General Cemetery Trust
The Gatehouse
Cemetery Avenue
S11 8NT