Burials and cremations

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Dear Midlothian Council,

Under the FOI act, I formally request that you provide me with the following information...

Please advise the total number of burials and cremations, annually, broken down by burials and cremations from January 2015 to December 2020 (or the last full month of data), in the Midlothian council jurisdiction.

Yours faithfully,

John Robertson

Midlothian Council Enquiries, Midlothian Council

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Justin Venton, Midlothian Council

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Dear John

 

Request for Information under the Freedom of Information

(Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA)

 

Please see below for the information you requested.

Total number of Burials per year are:-

2015= 197

2016  = 289

2017 = 347

2018 = 372

2019 = 341

2020 = 328

Please note we do not operate a Crematorium.

 

 

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Justin Venton

Land and Countryside Manager

Midlothian House

Buccleuch Street,

Dalkeith

EH22 1DN

 

Requested by: John Robertson Date received: 24/05/2021
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content is safe. Dear Midlothian Council, Under the FOI act, I formally
request that you provide me with the following information... Please advise
the total number of burials and cremations, annually, broken down by burials
and cremations from January 2015 to December 2020 (or the last full month of
data), in the Midlothian council jurisdiction. Yours faithfully, John
Robertson
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