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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II  21 April 1926 – 8 September 2022

Picture of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth IIWe are deeply saddened to hear of the death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of her other realms and territories, Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith.

Our sadness at this time is shared by residents of the Parish of Findern, and across the country and the world as we remember with affection and gratitude Her Majesty’s lifetime of service.

Findern Parish Council send sincere condolences, on behalf of our residents, to the Royal Family at this time of their great loss.

Findern Parish Council

Anyone wishing to place a floral tribute to Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth may do so under the tree on The Green in Findern that was planted there to celebrate the Queen’s 50th Jubilee. This is the smallest of the five trees there, nearest to the corner with Main Street.

The Parish Council is also making arrangements to open a Book of Condolence at the Village Hall from Monday, 12 September. Details of when this will be available to residents will be posted here, and also on the Community Facebook page and Noticeboards.

All Saints Church will be lit up from this evening until the day after the state funeral.

All Saints Church will be open for private reflections and prayers today from 9am-4pm, Sat 9am-4pm, Sun from 9am (Service as usual at 10am – everyone welcome) and continues to be open until 4pm. A Book of Condolence is available.

The official national Book of Condolence is available at