Highgate Cemetery at a crossroads

We would like to hear your views so that we can take them into account when planning for the future of Highgate Cemetery.
Trees and ecology
Our trees are out of control. What should be done with them?
Should we restore some of the lost vistas and views?
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Should areas around historic trees be cleared to safeguard their vitality?
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Should we introduce a greater variety of shrubs and trees?
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Should trees harming graves be removed where appropriate?
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Should parts of the Cemetery be managed to encourage a greater variety of wildlife?
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Comments on trees and ecology
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Burials
Can ways be found to continue to provide a place of burial at Highgate Cemetery, or must the Cemetery rely on income from tourists?
How important do you think it is for Highgate Cemetery to remain open for burials?
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Where should the focus lie in our future activities?
Tourism
Burials
When Highgate Cemetery is full, what should happen to it?
In some cemeteries, grave spaces are re-used after a certain period of time. Would you consider it acceptable for Highgate Cemetery to re-use long abandoned graves?
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What do you think might be a respectable time lapse before an abandoned grave could be used for new burials by a different family?
If a system of grave re-use was introduced, would you find it acceptable if...
If abandoned graves were to be re-used over time, what should happen to the old headstone, if there is one?
Comments on burial activities
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Providing for visitors and grave owners
Visitor numbers are increasing. How can we achieve the right balance between modern cemetery and visitor attraction?
Would a cafe be useful for visitors and grave owners?
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Would an area for funeral receptions be useful?
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Would the shop be better kept outside the chapel?
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Would a museum or display enrich the experience of visitors?
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Would a classroom make the Cemetery more suitable for school groups?
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Are more signs needed in the Cemetery to help people find their way around?
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Should we provide additional shelter for visitors in wet weather?
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Should we provide more benches for visitors in the East Cemetery?
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What else would improve things for grave owners and visitors?
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And your final thoughts...
What makes Highgate Cemetery special for you?
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Please tell us a little about yourself
Your age
Your UK postcode or country of residence
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