Undercliffe Cemetery Charity is both a registered charity (Charity Number 519751) and a Company Limited by Guarantee (Company Number 1973400). The Charity is managed by a Management Committee (whose members are also Trustees) comprising two representatives from Bradford Metropolitan District Council and ten elected from the membership. The Committee meets approximately every two months and holds an Annual General Meeting in May each year.
Current members of the Management Committee are listed below.
“For the public benefit to operate, maintain and preserve Undercliffe Cemetery for all or any of the following purposes
- An Open space
- The advancement of the education of the public concerning the local and national, social and industrial history and architecture of the19th century and the natural history including ornithology and botany, of the cemetery and it environs;
- The burial of the dead
- The preservation, protection and development of features of historic or educational interest, including the fauna and flora of the cemetery and, in particular, the maintenance and repair of existing monuments, tombs and graves therein which are of educational interest”
from the Company’s Memorandum of Association, 1987
John Ackroyd (BMDC)
John Schofield (BMDC)