Strange but True Laws: You Can Be Buried in your Garden in the UK

The ability to create burial plots on your own land isn’t limited to estates, meaning that it does indeed extend to the garden of your house. No further permissions are required. Neighbours may object, but they seem to have very few legal grounds on which to do so.

Alison Killing on the legal peculiarities around burials in the UK. UK followers – fancy being buried in your garden? Go right ahead. (via thisbigcity)This has to be the weirdest legal precedent, ever.