Dear Argyll and Bute Council,

Can you tell me the total amout of burials and cremations seperated by year from 2015-2022 ? Please seperate the totals of burials and cremations each year.

Yours faithfully,

Mr David Tait

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Dear David Tait

Request for information: Funeal statistics 2015-2022

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Dear Mr Tait,


Request for information: Burials and Cremations

Reference: argyllbuteir: 15439


I refer to your request for information which was dealt with in terms of
the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004 (EIRs).


Please see attached information in fulfilment of your request.


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Lochgilphead, Argyll PA31 8RT, or by email to [1][Argyll and Bute Council request email].


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David Sinclair

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