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“Three of the four crematoria nearest Lichfield do not have sufficient true capacity to accommodate projected population rise, let alone an increased cremation rate. “The unreasonable length of journey required of a substantial population of the district’s bereaved residents is a clear indication of a qualitative need for a more local facility.”In approving the application, Lichfield District Council accepted that there was a need for a new crematorium and said it was satisfied the development would “not be unduly prominent in the landscape”. Full details of the scheme can be found on Lichfield District Council’s planning website.