Pleasington cemetery

Find out about opening times, location and directions.

Opening times

  • April - October 8am to 10pm
  • November - March 8am to 8pm

The office opening hours are 8am to 4pm

Woodland burial

There is a woodland section at Pleasington cemetery for those who would prefer a natural burial.

Coffins must be environmentally friendly and the body must not be embalmed.

Graves are arranged in circles of six, with a tree as the centrepiece.

Memorials are not permitted on this section.


Directions from the nearest town

1 mile from Blackburn town centre, on Preston Old Road A674, heading towards Preston, via Feniscowles

Public transport information

Bus and train timetable information

Nearest railway stations are Cherry Tree and Mill Hill both 0.5 mile, Blackburn railway station is 1 mile away

If you encounter any problems or have any queries relating to the cemeteries or crematorium, please email

Cemetery plan

Map of Pleasington Cemetery and Crematorium