Reading Time: 4 minutes

Talking about Death – would you take your child to a funeral?

Reading Time: 4 minutes I watched my friend’s five-year-old son peer down into the tiny grave. Surrounded by a group of somber people in the small churchyard, the cold wind whipping around their ankles, the sound of sobbing and noses being blown, he was just curious to see what was in the bottom of this hole in the ground. […]

Reading Time: 7 minutes

Welcome Abroad the Funeral Revolution

Reading Time: 7 minutes Advantages of Age hears from Kate Tym and Kate Dyer, the founders of the UK’s first Coffin Club. It’s a sunny morning in September in a room above an art gallery in Hastings. There are laughter, chat and a feeling of warmth and camaraderie which seems slightly odd considering each of the five people involved […]