Pleasington cemetery

Opening times

  • April - October 08:00-22:00
  • November - March 08:00-20:00

The office opening hours are 08:00-16:00, please note the office is currently closed due to COVID-19.

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


Pleasington cemetery is located off Tower Road, Blackburn, BB2 5LE

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 contact us.

Cemetery plan

Pleasington Cemetery plan
Pleasington Cemetery Plan