The following information is an update on works that have been completed last week and works planned for this week.

Looking back – review of week commencing 21 June.

Works on the site did not progress as planned due to a contractor testing positive for COVID-19, which were informed of today – none of the crematorium team members have been in contact with any of these workers – the manager and myself have been in contact with the project site manager, who has tested negative. The works that have taken place are listed below.

Bunds – created form soil removal for future features.

Water leak – located, immediate temporary repair happened, and permanent repair planned for.

Pathways – excavation works have been completed.

Looking forward – planned works for week commencing 28 June.

Pathways – continue with metal (steel) edging.

Pathways – install block paved areas.

Standpipes – installation of works to commence to service key areas. These will be located at each memorial garden and for other relevant areas.

Preliminary works – to commence in the Family and Friends and the Fauna and Flora Memorial Gardens. Works for the Sensory Garden is on hold to allow for retaining wall works.

For any clarity required; you are very welcome to contact office team members in the usual way.

Wishing you all a good week, Tracy and the Bereavement Services Care Team at NVC)


UK government “Hands, face, space and fresh air” by MullenLowe

Nene Valley Crematorium is a trading name of Wellingborough Bereavement Services Ltd.

This is a wholly owned subsidiary of the North Northamptonshire council.  The company’s registered office is Bowling Green Road. KETTERING, Northamptonshire, NN15 7QX. T: 0300 126 3000.