Dear Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council,
Under the Freedom of Information Act i formally request that you provide me with the following information.
The total number of burials and cremations in the Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council jurisdiction from Jan 2015 to Dec 2020 listed separately and annually.
If it is not possible to list burials and cremations separately it will be acceptable to list them together.
Our reference FOI-302814619
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Date of request: 01/02/2021
Title of request: Total number of Burials and Cremations
Dear Mick Milner,
Re: your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
We write further to your request, which was received on 1st February 2021
for information relating to numbers of burials and cremations in Sandwell.
You have asked for the following:
Information relating to the total number of burials and cremations in the
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council jurisdiction from Jan 2015 to Dec
2020, listed separately and annually.
The following information relates to Sandwell Council as a burial and
cremation authority. This does not include for example burials in
churchyards in Sandwell as this information would be held by the relevant
January to December 2015 Burials: 907
January to December 2016 Burials: 948
January to December 2017 Burials: 856
January to December 2018 Burials: 911
January to December 2019 Burials: 946
January to December 2020 Burials: 1,260
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