Cemeteries in Knowsley

The council owns and maintains a number of cemeteries, where new and existing plots are available for burials and burials following cremation.

Knowsley Cemetery (Fox’s Bank Lane, Whiston)

Opened in 1996, this 20 acre cemetery has been awarded a prestigious Green Flag – a national award recognising the best parks and green spaces in the country.

Burial plots and areas for the burial of cremated remains are available.

Fox’s Bank Lane
Whiston
Map of Knowsley Cemetery location

Prescot Cemetery

Within walking distance of Prescot Town Centre, Prescot Cemetery is now closed for purchasing new burial plots.

Manchester Road
Prescot
L34 1NQ

Closed churchyards

St.Chad’s, Kirkby

St.Chad’s is a closed church yard dating back more than 140 years. There has been a church on this site for more than 1,000 years and St.Chad’s is featured in the Doomsday Book.

Old Hall Lane
Kirkby
L32 5TH

St.Michael’s, Huyton

St.Michael’s church yard is the smallest in Knowsley and has been closed to burials since 2001.

Blue Bell Lane
Huyton
L36 7SA